eDonkey Clients 0.44/0.45 - Multiple Chat Dialog Resource Consumption Vulnerability

2003-03-21T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:22395
Type exploitdb
Reporter Auriemma Luigi
Modified 2003-03-21T00:00:00

Description

eDonkey Clients 0.44/0.45 Multiple Chat Dialog Resource Consumption Vulnerability. Dos exploit for windows platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7164/info

A vulnerability has been reported for eDonkey clients for Windows that will result in a denial of service condition.

The vulnerability occurs when numerous chat dialog boxes are opened by the eDonkey or Overnet clients. Every open chat dialog box will consume a small amount of memory and CPU cycles. 

An attacker can exploit this vulnerability by connecting to a vulnerable eDonkey user and issuing numerous chat requests.

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