4060 : Trillian Yahoo Parser Packet Key Name Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2004-02-24

Description

A remote overflow exists in Cerulean Studios' Trillian and Trillian Pro. The Yahoo Messenger packet parser fails to properly handle oversized packet key names resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality, Loss of Integrity, Loss of Availability

Solution

Upgrade to Trillian version 0.74G or Trillian Pro version 2.011 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. Patches are also available. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Cerulean Studios
Trillian
0.71
0.72
0.73
0.74
Trillian Pro
1.0
2.0
2.01

References

Tools & Filters

12076

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2005-08-22 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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