Intrusion Prevention

LibModPlug.Load.S3m.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in libmodplug before 0.8.8.4.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted S3M file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted S3M file.

Affected Products

libmodplug 0.8.8.4 and earlier versions

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version of libmodplug (0.8.8.4 or later)
http://sourceforge.net/p/modplug-xmms/git/ci/master/tree/

CVE References

CVE-2011-1574 CVE-2011-2912