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Multiple Ichitaro Products CVE-2014-7247 Unspecified Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Risk

High

Date Discovered

November 13, 2014

Description

Multiple Ichitaro products are prone to an unspecified remote code-execution vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with admin privileges. Successful exploits will completely compromise affected computer.

Technologies Affected

  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2008
  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2009
  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2010
  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2011 Sou / Ichitaro 2011
  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2012 Shou
  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2013 Gen
  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2014 Tetsu
  • JustSystems Ichitaro 2014 Tetsu Trial Edition
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Government 2008
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Government 2009
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Government 2010
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Government 6
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Government 7
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Pro
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Pro 2
  • JustSystems Ichitaro Pro 2 Trial Edition

Recommendations

Run all software as a nonprivileged user with minimal access rights.

To reduce the impact of latent vulnerabilities, run all applications with the minimal amount of privileges required for functionality.

Deploy network intrusion detection systems to monitor network traffic for malicious activity.

Deploy NIDS to monitor network traffic for signs of anomalous or suspicious activity. This includes but is not limited unexplained incoming and outgoing traffic. This may indicate exploit attempts or activity that results from successful exploits.

Do not accept or execute files from untrusted or unknown sources.

To limit exposure to these and other latent vulnerabilities, never handle files that originate from unfamiliar or untrusted sources.

Do not follow links provided by unknown or untrusted sources.

To reduce the likelihood of successful exploits, never visit sites of questionable integrity or follow links provided by unfamiliar or untrusted sources.
Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.

Credits

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