Intrusion Prevention

mIRC.URI.Handler.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in mIRC.
A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a maliciously crafted link. Successful exploitation could result in execution of arbitrary code under the security context of the application.

Affected Products

mIRC prior to version 7.55

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://www.mirc.com/whatsnew.txt

CVE References

CVE-2019-6453