Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate: Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability

Users of Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate please be advised of an Insecure Library Loading vulnerability that has been identified.
To view this vulnerability, possible remedies, and others please check out the Security Advisories at Critical Watch (http://criticalwatch.com/support/security-advisories.aspx)

Xilisoft-SA-10/18/2010: Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability
A vulnerability has been discovered in Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate , which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user’s system.

The vulnerability is caused due to the application loading libraries in an insecure manner.
This can be exploited to load arbitrary libraries by tricking a user into e.g. opening a HTML file located on a remote WebDAV or SMB share.

Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.

The vulnerability is confirmed in Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate version 6.0.3.0517 for Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3.

Other versions may also be affectedRead more at http://www.criticalwatch.com
 

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