Genecys tell_player_surr_changes buffer overflow

genecys-tellplayersurrchanges-bo (26519) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Genecys is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of the tell_player_surr_changes function. By sending a specially-crafted request, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Genecys Project Genecys 0.2 and prior

Reported:

May 12, 2006

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