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BitComet URI buffer Overflow Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for URI buffer overflow vulnerability in BitComet
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Windows host has a peer-to-peer application that is
affected by a remote buffer overflow vulnerability.
The version of BitComet installed on the remote Windows host has a
buffer overflow flaw that could be triggered using a .torrent with a
specially-crafted publisher's name to crash the application or even
execute arbitrary code remotely subject to the user's rights.
See also :
Upgrade to BitComet 0.61 or later, or remove the application.
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
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