BOOZT! Web admin long name buffer overflow

boozt-long-name-bo (7790) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

BOOZT! is vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the Web administration tool. By sending a specially-crafted URL containing an overly long character string in the (name) field, a remote attacker can overflow a buffer and crash the program or execute arbitrary code on the server with privileges of the httpd process.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Bootz! (0.9.9 Alpha or later), available from the Bootz Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Solutions 4u BOOZT! Standard 0.9.8alpha

Reported:

Jan 05, 2002

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