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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2003-1118
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:36:05
Published 31 Dec 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2003-1118

Summary

Buffer overflow in the SETI@home client 3.03 and other versions allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (client crash) and execute arbitrary code via a spoofed server response containing a long string followed by a \n (newline) character.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • University Of California Seti At Home 3.3

  • University Of California Seti At Home 3.4

  • University Of California Seti At Home 3.5

  • University Of California Seti At Home 3.6

  • University Of California Seti At Home 3.7


References

CERT-VN - VU#146785

BID - 7292

XF - seti@home-newline-bo(11731)

FULLDISC - 20030406 Seti@home information leakage and remote compromise


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:14