CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0593

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Description
Buffer overflow in Netscape 6 and Mozilla 1.0 RC1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long channel name in an IRC URI.
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Date Entry Created
20020611 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 (20071113)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Cole, Cox
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:mozilla-netscape-irc-bo(8976)
 CHANGE> [Cox changed vote from REVIEWING to ACCEPT]

Proposed (Legacy)
20020611
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