Intrusion Prevention

WinMount.ZIP.File.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a buffer overflow vulnerability in WinMount.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious .zip file. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a crafted .zip file.

Affected Products

WinMount 3.3.401

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.