HP Application Lifecycle Management contains a flaw that is triggered when a type confusion error occurs in the SetShapreNodeType() method in the XGO.ocx ActiveX control. This may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code; also an error in the and an error in the CopyToFile() method may allow the attacker to overwrite arbitrary files.
Loss of Integrity
Currently, there are no known upgrades or patches to correct this vulnerability. It is possible to correct the flaw by implementing the following workaround: set the kill-bit on the XGO.ocx ActiveX Control. See Microsoft KB article 240797 for additional details.
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