Intrusion Prevention

Random.Icarus.icp.File.Remote.Stack.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Random Software's Icarus.
The vulnerability is caused by Icarus when handling a malicious file. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a specially crafted "ICP" file.

Affected Products

Random Software Icarus 2.0

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

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