CounterPath eyeBeam SIP header buffer overflow

eyebeam-sip-header-bo (24181) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

CounterPath eyeBeam Softphone is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of SIP header values. By sending an INVITE request containing an overly long SIP header value, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and cause the application to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code on the victim's system.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of eyeBeam (1.1 build 3014 or later), available from the CounterPath Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • CounterPath CounterPath eyeBeam

Reported:

Jan 15, 2006

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