Multiple vendor X.400 protocol implementations message buffer overflow

x400-message-bo (13601) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Multiple vendor X.400 protocol implementations are vulnerable to a buffer overflow. A remote attacker could send a malformed message that does not adhere to the X.400 ASN.1 definitions, to overflow a buffer and possibly execute arbitrary code on the system or cause a denial of service.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Various vendors Any application

Reported:

Nov 04, 2003

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