85297 : Cart32 c32web.exe ShowProgress Function CPU Consumption Remote DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2000-11-10

Description

Cart32 contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered an error occurs in the ShowProgress function in the c32web.exe file, which will result in a consumption of CPU resources. This will cause a loss of availability for the program.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.5a or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

McMurtrey/Whitaker and Associates
Cart32
3.5
3.1
3.0

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