Threat Encyclopedia

Icecast.Server.auth_url.Stack.Buffer.Overflow

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow Vulnerability in Xiph.org Icecast Server.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted request.

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Icecast prior to 2.4.4

Impact logoImpact

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

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://icecast.org/news/

CVE References

CVE-2018-18820

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