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Quest Toad ActiveX Vulnerability
Workaround (no patch)
Quest Software (Dell)
Quest Software Toad DBA Suite for Oracle
Quest Toadcontains an ActiveX control that allows for arbitrary file-overwrites. If successfully leveraged, an attacker may be able to overwrite arbitrary files on a vulnerable system.
Arbitrary File Overwrite
An attacker may overwrite critical system files on a vulnerable system, possibly rendering the system inoperable (denial of service).
Set the kill-bit for the vulnerable ActiveX control: F7014877-6F5A-4019-A3B2-74077F2AE126
eEye's Retina® Network Security Scanner scans devices to detect for this vulnerability.
16191 - Quest Toad ActiveX Vulnerability
4.5.2012 - Public information disclosed.
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