Intrusion Prevention

FeedDemon.OPML.Outline.Tag.Buffer.Overflow

Description

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

Affected Products

FeedDemon version 2.7 and below

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Do not open untrusted RSS feed lists with FeedDemon.

CVE References

CVE-2009-0546