CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1440

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Win32 ICQ 98a 1.30, and possibly other versions, does not display the entire portion of long filenames, which could allow attackers to send an executable file with a long name that contains so many spaces that the .exe extension is not displayed, which could make the user believe that the file is safe to open from the client.
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Date Entry Created
20010831 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Cole
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:icq-long-filename(7564)

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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