Trend Micro Virus Buster 2001 To Address Overflow DoS

2001-01-30T04:37:36
ID OSVDB:6138
Type osvdb
Reporter Ichinose Sayo(ichinose@lac.co.jp)
Modified 2001-01-30T04:37:36

Description

Vulnerability Description

Trend Micro's Virus Buster contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when scanning a received email with "To" headers containing overly long strings, which could result in a crash of the system.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 8.0.4 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

Trend Micro's Virus Buster contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when scanning a received email with "To" headers containing overly long strings, which could result in a crash of the system.

References:

Related OSVDB ID: 6139 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-01/0500.html ISS X-Force ID: 6034 CVE-2001-0174