Threat Encyclopedia

Icona.SpA.C6.ActiveX.File.Download.And.Execution

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This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a File Download and Execute vulnerability in C6 Icona SpA Instant Messenger.
The vulnerability is located in the downloader ActiveX control. A remote attacker may be able to forcibly download arbitrary files onto a user's system and execute the files via the ActiveX control.

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Icona SpA C6 Messenger 1.0.0.1

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System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

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Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.

CVE References

CVE-2008-2551

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