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  4. HTTP Chilkat IMAP ActiveX File Overwrite

HTTP Chilkat IMAP ActiveX File Overwrite

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.


This signature detects attempt to exploit a arbitrary file execution vulnerability by passing specially crafted arguments into a method of Chilkat IMAP ActiveX control.

Additional Information

Function "LoadXmlEmail()" of Chilkat IMAP ActiveX control allows to execute file which leads to DoS in IE.

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