Intrusion Prevention

Aktiv.Player.WMA.File.Handling.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Aktiv Player.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted WMA file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted WMA file.

Affected Products

Aktiv Player 2.9.0

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch or updates available for this issue.