[NT] ZipGenius Multiple Buffer Overflow (Long Filename in ZIP, ACE)
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ZipGenius Multiple Buffer Overflow (Long Filename in ZIP, ACE)
" <http://www.zipgenius.it/> ZipGenius is a file compression suite that
supports more than 20 formats of compressed archives including RAR, ARJ,
ACE, CAB, SQX and ZIP. It's free and easy to use."
ZipGenius does not perform proper length validation for the file names
inside a compressed ZIP and ACE files. This allow attackers to execute
arbitrary code using malicious archive files.
* ZipGenius version 220.127.116.118
* ZipGenius version 18.104.22.1681
* ZipGenius version 22.214.171.1240
ZipGenius does not properly validate the length of file names on
"zipgenius.exe", "zg.exe", "zgtips.dll", "contmenu.dll", "unacev2.dll" and
UUE/XXE/MIM based encoding allowing attackers to place malicious ZIP and
ACE archives, This vulnerabilities allow attackers to execute arbitrary
code by rewriting the stack order.
04/10/2005 - Initial vendor notification.
05/10/2005 - Initial vendor reply.
20/10/2005 - Vendor released fixed version.
21/10/2005 - Public disclosure.
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