Team Factor packet denial of service

teamfactor-packet-dos (15274) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Team Factor (also known as US Special Forces), is vulnerable to a denial of service. A remote attacker can send a specially-crafted packet, which would cause the program to read unallocated memory and cause the program to crash.


Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • Team Factor Web site: Team Factor.
  • Zone-h Security Advisory 02/20/2004: Remote server crash in Team Factor <= 1.25.
  • BID-9708: Singularity Software Team Factor Integer Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability
  • CVE-2004-0321: Team Factor 1.25 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a packet that uses a negative number to specify the size of the data block that follows, which causes Team Factor to read unallocated memory.
  • OSVDB ID: 6807: Team Factor Negative Number Packet DoS

Platforms Affected:

  • Team Factor Team Factor

Reported:

Feb 20, 2004

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