Intrusion Prevention



This indicates a possible attempt to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability in AOL's Client Software.
AOL's Client Software contains an ActiveX control component method named "LinkSBIcons()" that is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. An attacker can use a specially crafted file to exploit this, and may be able to gain control of a vulnerable system.

Affected Products

AOL Client Software 9.0


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

Recommended Actions

Use online auto update from AOL.

CVE References