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Internet Download Manager FTP Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

Buffer overflow

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

9.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

12 years ago

Modified

Modified

4 years ago

Summary

This host is installed with Internet Download Manager and is prone to buffer overflow vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The flaw exists due to boundary error when sending certain test sequences to an 'FTP' server, which leads a stack-based buffer overflow by tricking a user into downloading a file from a specially crafted FTP URI.

Affected Software

Affected Software

Internet Download Manager version prior to 5.19

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to the Internet Download Manager 5.19

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)