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Buffer overflow in Outlook Express 5.0 through 5.02 for Macintosh allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via an e-mail message that contains a long line.
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Date Entry Created
20020131 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 (20050703)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Green
MODIFY(2) Foat, Frech
NOOP(2) Cole, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 CHANGE> [Foat changed vote from REVIEWING to MODIFY]
 Foat> Change the phrase "that contains a long line" to "that
   contains a particular string".  The buffer overflow does
   not appear to be length dependeng, but string dependent.
 Frech> XF:macos-outlook-long-message-bo(7648)

Proposed (Legacy)
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