Boozt index.cgi overflow

Published: 2005-11-03 13:08:04
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

Upgrade your software or protect it with a filtering reverse proxy.

It seems that index.cgi from Boozt AdBanner is installed and is vulnerable to a buffer overflow: It doesn't check the length of user supplied variables before copying them to internal arrays.

An attacker may exploit this vulnerability to make the web server crash continually or even execute arbirtray code on the system.

Affected Versions:
Boozt 0.9.8alpha, other versions might be affected as well.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

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