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CVE-2009-1759 Detail


Stack-based buffer overflow in the btFiles::BuildFromMI function (trunk/btfiles.cpp) in Enhanced CTorrent (aka dTorrent) 3.3.2 and probably earlier, and CTorrent 1.3.4, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a Torrent file containing a long path.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/22/2009

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Patch External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source DEBIAN DSA-1817 Patch External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090520 CVE request: ctorrent Exploit; Patch External Source BID 34584 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1092 External Source CONFIRM External Source XF ctorrent-btfiles-bo(49959) External Source EXPLOIT-DB 8470 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8897 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8969

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