Intrusion Prevention

Word.Splash.Word.List.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a buffer overflow vulnerability in Word Splash.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted WSL file. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Word Splash Pro 9.5

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

There are no vendor supplied patches available at this time.