Intrusion Prevention

mIRC.IRC.URL.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates a possible exploit of a buffer overflow vulnerability in mIRC that may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an overly long irc:// URL.

Affected Products

Khaled Mardam-Bey mIRC 6.1

Impact

Privilege escalation.

Recommended Actions

Apply patch.
http://www.mirc.com/get.html

CVE References

CVE-2003-1336