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Netscape/Sun iPlanet Search Buffer Overflow

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Netscape/Sun iPlanet Search Buffer Overflow

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/23/2002
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/02/2006
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

The Netscape/Sun iPlanet Web Server search facility is vulnerable to a stack based overflow caused by sending a long value to the NS-rel-doc parameter. This vulnerability can be remotely exploited, allowing arbitrary code to be executed on the web server.

Solution(s)

  • iplanet-41-upgrade-sp11
  • iplanet-60-upgrade-sp3

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