America Online, Inc. Information for VU#568681
AOL Radio AOLMediaPlaybackControl.exe stack buffer overflow
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 13 Nov 2007
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 16 Jan 2008
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This vulnerability is addressed in automatic updates provided by AOL, which remove the AmpX control and AOLMediaPlaybackControl.exe. AOL update 4194.13.4 contains the fix for US versions of AOL, and 4195.9.4 contains the fix for International versions. This update is also available as a manual install as the Unagi update. The AmpX ActiveX control version 18.104.22.168 also prevents the buffer overflow vulnerability in AOLMediaPlaybackControl.exe from being reached. If you are unable to apply an update, please consider the workarounds listed in this vulnerability note.
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