IrfanView ImXCF.dll XCF File Handling Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host has an application installed that is affected by a
stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the XCF plugin (ImXCF.dll) for IrfanView is earlier than
1.8.0.1314. As such, it reportedly is affected by a stack-based buffer
overflow caused by insufficient validation when processing XCF files.
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code
by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted XCF file.

See also :

http://www.irfanview.com/plugins.htm

Solution :

Upgrade the XCF plugin to version 1.8.0.1314 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 63303 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56901

CVE ID:

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