Alleged Outlook Express 5/6 Link Denial of Service Vulnerability

2002-09-09T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:21789
Type exploitdb
Reporter Stefano Zanero
Modified 2002-09-09T00:00:00

Description

Alleged Outlook Express 5/6 Link Denial of Service Vulnerability. CVE-2002-2164 . Dos exploit for windows platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5682/info

Reportedly, when decoding a HTML email, Outlook Express will stop responding upon encountering a <A HREF> link longer than 4095 characters. It is not confirmed why this behaviour occurs.

https://github.com/offensive-security/exploit-database-bin-sploits/raw/master/sploits/21789.zip