CounterPath eyeBeam SIP header buffer overflow

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


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.


Gain Access


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


Platforms Affected:

  • CounterPath CounterPath eyeBeam


Jan 15, 2006

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