KLA10048DoS vulnerability in AOL AIM

2005-06-09T00:00:00
ID KLA10048
Type kaspersky
Reporter Kaspersky Lab
Modified 2019-03-07T00:00:00

Description

Detect date:

06/09/2005

Severity:

Warning

Description:

An integer underflow vulnerability was found in AIM. By exploiting this vulnerability malicious users can cause denial of service. This vulnerability can be exploited from the network at a point related to the GIF parser via a specially designed buddy icon.

Affected products:

AOL Instant Meneager versions 5.9.3797 and earlier

Solution:

Update to latest version
AIM

Original advisories:

vulnerability description

Impacts:

DoS

Related products:

AOL Instant Messenger (AIM)

CVE-IDS:

CVE-2005-18915.0Warning