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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1759

Original release date: 05/22/2009
Last revised: 09/02/2009


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.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 8470
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090520 CVE request: ctorrent
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://dtorrent.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/dtorrent/dtorrent/trunk/btfiles.cpp?r1=296&r2=301&view=patch
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1092
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-8969
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-8897
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1817
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&aid=2782875&group_id=202532&atid=981959
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=501813
External Source: BID
Name: 34584
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: ctorrent-btfiles-bo(49959)

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