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Buffer overflow in AOL Instant Messenger before 4.3.2229 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a long "goim" command.
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Date Entry Created
20001212 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)
Modified (20010417-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Baker, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Cole
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:aim-remote-bo(5732)
 Christey> CD:SF-LOC as currently written suggests merging this with
   CVE-2000-1094, since both describe buffer overflows in the
   same software version.
 Christey> Consider adding BID:2118

Proposed (Legacy)
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