OWASP O2 Platform/Microsoft/ActiveX

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This page contains information on how to test ActiveX controls

Security Issues with ActiveX

{list the common problems with ActiveX}

Tools to test ActiveX for Buffer Overflows

using O2

One strategy to test ActiveX with O2 would be to create a .NET stub around it and then use it to invoke the ActiveX methods

The OWASP .NET tool (couple years old) DN_BOFinder (download from SF) is a .NET Fuzzer which is able to intelligently fuzz .NET assemblies and the COM objects it exposes (see also Buffer_OverFlow_in_ILASM_and_ILDASM

Research Links

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