Chaser Large Nickname Remote Overflow

2005-03-04T07:39:21
ID OSVDB:14567
Type osvdb
Reporter Luigi Auriemma(aluigi@autistici.org)
Modified 2005-03-04T07:39:21

Description

Vulnerability Description

A remote overflow exists in Chaser. Chaser fails to handles a large nickname of a player resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause a denial of service resulting in a loss of availability.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

A remote overflow exists in Chaser. Chaser fails to handles a large nickname of a player resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause a denial of service resulting in a loss of availability.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.chasergame.com Secunia Advisory ID:14506 Other Advisory URL: http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/chasercool-adv.txt CVE-2005-0693