Vulnerability Note VU#157961
PC-cillin "pop3trap.exe" vulnerable to buffer overflow via long string of characters
A locally exploitable buffer overflow exists in PC-cillin.
Trend Micro describes PC-cillin as follows:
Trend Micro PC-cillin provides all-in-one antivirus security, personal firewall, and PDA protection for your PC. The user-friendly interface makes it easy to install and use. It defends your system from viruses, hackers, and other Internet security threats in email, attachments, Internet downloads, and instant messaging.
A local attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the pop3 proxy.
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Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Trend Micro||Affected||-||18 Dec 2002|
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This vulnerability was publicly reported by Joel Soderberg and Christer Oberg.
This document was written by Ian A Finlay.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 10 Dec 2002
- Date First Published: 18 Dec 2002
- Date Last Updated: 18 Dec 2002
- Severity Metric: 20.05
- Document Revision: 7
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