AIM Smiley Icon Location Remote Denial Of Service
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 18299
SynopsisThe remote Windows application is prone to denial of service attacks.
DescriptionAccording to the Windows registry, the remote host has installed on it a version of AOL Instant Messenger that does not properly handle invalid data passed as the location of a 'smiley' icon. Such invalid data leads to an application crash, possibly because of a buffer overflow.
SolutionUnknown at this time.