America Online, Inc. Information for VU#701121
Gracenote CDDB ActiveX control buffer overflow
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 08 Dec 2006
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 08 Dec 2006
AOL has recently been made aware of a security vulnerability present in
the AOL CDDB ActiveX control. Successful exploitation of the
vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on a
Affected Products and Applications
All AOL software versions are affected by this issue.
1. Users of AOL 9.0 or AOL 9.0 Security Edition are recommended to log
in to the AOL service and a fix will be seamlessly applied to their system.
2. Users using versions of AOL that are older than 9.0 are strongly
recommended to upgrade to the latest version of AOL 9.0 Security Edition.
AOL would like to thank Secunia for their efforts in identifying and
responsibly reporting this issue.
The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.
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