Intrusion Prevention

IrfanView.IMXCF.Plugin.XCF.File.Parsing.Buffer.Overflow

Description

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

Affected Products

IrfanView 4.33 and earlier versions

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
http://www.irfanview.com/