openssh buffer_append_space vulnerability
From: Joseph Blade (jblade27_at_comcast.net)
To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2004 09:30:00 -0400
Good Morning To All,
Long time listener, first time caller.
Has anyone in the community seen any progress in the
buffer_append_space() vulnerability, which sets the buffer's
allocated int when it isn't allocated?
The last process that I used last September was to use data compression
to crash buffer_append(). When this was done, the data would cause a
crash before the space was allocated. At that point I had "deer in the
If anyone has any ideas or knows of a poc in regards to this
vulnerability, I would greatly appreciate it.