peercast -- arbitrary code execution

2008-05-20T00:00:00
ID 402AE710-26A2-11DD-AE05-825F4C35000A
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2008-05-20T00:00:00

Description

Nico Golde discovered that PeerCast, a P2P audio and video streaming server, is vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the HTTP Basic Authentication code, allowing a remote attacker to crash PeerCast or execure arbitrary code.