Trillian DirectIM Packet Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an instant messaging client that is
vulnerable to a buffer overflow attack.

Description :

An integer buffer overflow exists in the AOL Instant Messenger (AIM)
component of the version of Trillian instant messaging client
installed on the remote host. By sending a DirectIM packet with a size
above 8k bytes, a remote attacker can potentially execute code on the
affected host subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?03d60de8
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2004/Feb/1241

Solution :

Upgrade to Trillian 0.74 patch G or higher.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 12076 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2304

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