kicq Telnet connection denial of service
|kicq-telnet-dos (8064)||Medium Risk|
kicq is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. If a remote attacker establishes a Telnet connection to the port kicq is listening on, and sends some random data, the attacker can cause the kicq client to crash.
Denial of Service
No remedy available as of December 1, 2013.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Fri Feb 01 2002 - 16:10:14 CST: KICQ 2.0.0b1 can be remotely crashed.
- SourceForge.net: Project: kicq.
- BID-4018: kicq 2.0.0b1 Invalid ICQ Packet Denial of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0227: KICQ 2.0.0b1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a malformed message.
- OSVDB ID: 8852: KICQ Telnet Random Data DoS
- kicq kicq 2.0.0b1
Feb 01, 2002
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