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The instant messaging application on the remote Windows host is
affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The version of Yahoo! Messenger installed on the remote host is
reportedly affected by a buffer overflow as well as a denial of
service vulnerability, both involving its video chat feature.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into accepting a
webcam invitation, these issues could be leveraged to crash the
affected application or execute arbitrary code on the host subject to
the user's privileges.
See also :
Upgrade to Yahoo! Messenger version 18.104.22.1686 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true