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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3887

Gadu-Gadu 7.20 does not properly handle MS-DOS device names in filenames, which allows remote attackers to (1) cause a denial of service (hang) via an image filename of AUX: sent twice (hang), or (2) write to the LPT1 port via a filename of "LPT1:".
Publish Date : 2005-11-29 Last Update Date : 2017-07-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3887

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gadu-gadu Gadu-gadu Instant Messenger 7.20 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gadu-gadu Gadu-gadu Instant Messenger 1

- References For CVE-2005-3887
BUGTRAQ 20051121 Gadu-Gadu several vulnerabilities (version <= 7.20)
OSVDB 21015
BID 15520
FULLDISC 20051121 Gadu-Gadu several vulnerabilities (version <= 7.20)
XF gadu-gadu-image-filename-dos(23148)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3887

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