• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
The DCC server command in the Mirc 5.5 client doesn't filter characters from file names properly, allowing remote attackers to place a malicious file in a different location, possibly allowing the attacker to execute commands.
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  • BUGTRAQ:19990124 Mirc 5.5 'DCC Server' hole
  • XF:mirc-dcc-metachar-filename
Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The record 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 (20000105)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Baker
MODIFY(1) Frech
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:mirc-dcc-metachar-filename

Proposed (Legacy)
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