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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-0050
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:23:08
Published 16 Feb 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0050

Summary

Buffer overflow in BitchX IRC client allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary commands via an IP address that resolves to a long DNS hostname or domain name.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Colten Edwards Bitchx 1.0c17


References

BID - 2087

XF - irc-bitchx-dns-bo

BUGTRAQ - 20001207 bitchx/ircd DNS overflow demonstration

BUGTRAQ - 20001207 BitchX DNS Overflow Patch

REDHAT - RHSA-2000:126

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2000:079

CONECTIVA - CLA-2000:364

FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SA-00:78


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:06