Vulnerability

PeerCast URL Handling Buffer Overflow

Publish date: February 15, 2011

CVE-2006-1148

SEVERITY

HIGH

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DESCRIPTION

 Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the procConnectArgs function in servmgr.cpp in PeerCast before 0.1217 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an HTTP GET request with a long (1) parameter name or (2) value in a URL, which triggers the overflow in the nextCGIarg function in servhs.cpp.

TREND MICRO PROTECTION INFORMATION

Trend Micro Deep Security shields networks through Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) rules. Trend Micro customers using OfficeScan with Intrusion Defense Firewall (IDF) plugin are also protected from attacks using these vulnerabilities. Please refer to the filter number and filter name when applying appropriate DPI and/or IDF rules.

AFFECTED SOFTWARE AND VERSION

  • PeerCast PeerCast 0.1211
  • PeerCast PeerCast 0.1212
  • PeerCast PeerCast 0.1215
  • peercast.org PeerCast 0.1211
  • peercast.org PeerCast 0.1212
  • peercast.org PeerCast 0.1215

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