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MIME buffer overflow in email clients, e.g. Solaris mailtool and Outlook.
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Assigning CNA
Date Entry Created
19990607 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 (19990621-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(8) Baker, Cole, Collins, Dik, Landfield, Magdych, Northcutt, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Christey
REVIEWING(1) Shostack
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> Extremely minor, but I believe e-mail is the correct term. (If you reject
   this suggestion, I will not be devastated.) :-)
 Christey> This issue seems to have been rediscovered in
   BUGTRAQ:20000515 Eudora Pro & Outlook Overflow - too long filenames again
   Also see
   BUGTRAQ:19990320 Eudora Attachment Buffer Overflow
   CVE-2000-0415 may be a later rediscovery of this problem
   for Outlook.
 Dik> Sun bug 4163471,
 Christey> ADDREF BID:125
 Christey> BUGTRAQ:19980730 Long Filenames & Lotus Products

Proposed (Legacy)
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