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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-1953
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:31:56
Published 31 Dec 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-1953

Summary

Heap-based buffer overflow in the goim handler of AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) 4.4 through 4.8.2616 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via escaping of the screen name parameter, which triggers the overflow when the user selects "Get Info" on the buddy.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Aol Instant Messenger 4.4

  • Aol Instant Messenger 4.5

  • Aol Instant Messenger 4.6

  • Aol Instant Messenger 4.7

  • Aol Instant Messenger 4.7.2480

  • Aol Instant Messenger 4.8.2616

  • Aol Instant Messenger 4.8.2646


References

BID - 5492

XF - aim-goim-screenname-bo(9950)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:33