10800 : Trillian AIM Plugin (AIM.DLL) Malcrafted String DoS
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Trillian contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when a specially crafted malformed AOL instant message is sent. Strings such as "P > O < C" are not inrepreted correctly and may result in loss of availability for the service.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Integrity, Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Public


Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Cerulean Studios has released a patch to address this vulnerability.


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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1


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