A vulnerability has been discovered in Icarus, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error when handling Portable Game Notation files. This can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted Portable Game Notation file (*.pgn).
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 2.0. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Do not open Portable Game Notation files from untrusted sources.
Provided and/or discovered by: His0k4
Original Advisory: http://milw0rm.com/exploits/8236
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Subject: Icarus Portable Game Notation File Buffer Overflow
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