yChat Unspecified HTTP Issues

2004-11-01T04:29:23
ID OSVDB:11323
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2004-11-01T04:29:23

Description

Vulnerability Description

yChat contains a flaw related to the HTTP implementation that may allow an attacker to cause segmentation faults and potentially gain elevated privileges. No further details have been provided.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 0.7 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

yChat contains a flaw related to the HTTP implementation that may allow an attacker to cause segmentation faults and potentially gain elevated privileges. No further details have been provided.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.yChat.org Security Tracker: 1012043 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/apps/freshmeat/2004-11/0001.html CVE-2004-2217 Bugtraq ID: 11597