Re: [Full-Disclosure] RE: Internet Explorer - Multiple Vulnerabilities
From: Berend-Jan Wever (SkyLined_at_edup.tudelft.nl)
To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Wed, 21 Jan 2004 14:47:57 +0100
I looked into the "buffer overflow": it's actually a stack overflow. This
means Outlook Express just runs out of stack space and terminates. Nothing
is overwritten, this is not exploitable to gain unauthorized access or
> These are not IE vulnerabilities.
> In all, you have described several ways to do some basic ressource
> exhaustion by using Internet Explorer as well as an abnomaly in the Apache
> server and a possible exploitable buffer overflow in Outlook Express. The
> latter is definitely interesting, provided it is exploitable at all, but
> first items are not security vulnerabilities - details below.