• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Buffer overflows in Yahoo! Messenger 5,0,0,1064 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a ymsgr URI with long arguments to (1) call, (2) sendim, (3) getimv, (4) chat, (5) addview, or (6) addfriend.
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Date Entry Created
20020116 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 (20020611)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Armstrong, Baker, Cole, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(3) Christey, Cox, Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> XF:yahoo-messenger-ymsgr-bo(9183)
 Frech> XF:yahoo-messenger-ymsgr-bo(9183)

Proposed (Legacy)
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