18881 : QNX RTOS /bin/wstrip Command Line Local Overflow
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A local overflow exists in QNX RTOS. The /bin/wstrip binary fails to validate user supplied input from the command line resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause the execution of arbitrary code resulting in a loss of integrity.


Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity


Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.


QNX Software Systems Limited



  • Egor Egorov - madratsmail.ru -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.6
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2005-05-18 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1


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