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Peercast Basic Authentication Overflow

 
Signature ID: 1749/0
Original Release:S685
Release:S685 (download)
Original Release Date:2012 December 17
Latest Release Date:2012 December 17
Default Enabled:True
Default Retired:low-mem-retired
CVE:CVE-2008-2040
BugTraq ID:28986
Alarm Severity:High
Fidelity:90 

Description

An overlong HTTP basic authentication request may lead to code execution in Peercast.

Recommended Filter

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Benign Triggers

There are no known benign triggers.

IntelliShield Alerts

IntelliShield ID Headline VersionCVSS ScoreLast Published
27584PeerCast HTTP::getAuthUserPass() Function Buffer Overflow Code Execution Vulnerability17.5/6.12012 December 10 17:41 GMT

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