Avant Browser 8.0.2 Long HTTP Request Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

2003-08-21T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:23050
Type exploitdb
Reporter nimber@designer.ru
Modified 2003-08-21T00:00:00

Description

Avant Browser 8.0.2 Long HTTP Request Buffer Overflow Vulnerability. CVE-2003-1321. Dos exploits for multiple platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8471/info

It has been reported that a buffer overflow condition exists in the Avant Browser software that may cause an attacker to run arbitrary code on a vulnerable host in order to gain unauthorized access to the system. The vulnerability is due to a lack of boundary condition checks on URL values.

This issue may cause an attack to run arbitrary code on a host in the context of the user running the vulnerable version of Avant Browser.

http://AAAAAAA[more 780 chars]
<a href="http://AAA[more 780 chars]">aaa</a>