Ecartis 1.0.0 memory corruption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as very critical, was found in Ecartis 1.0.0. This affects an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. The product performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Multiple buffer overflows in ecartis before 1.0.0 allow attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code.

The weakness was shared 05/04/2004 by Timo Sirainen (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2003-0782 since 09/11/2003. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 06/29/2021).

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 12535 , which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment.

Upgrading to version 1.0.0 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (12928) and Tenable (12535). The entry VDB-21818 is related to this item.




CPE 2.3info

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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 12535
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OpenVAS ID: 53164
OpenVAS Name: Debian Security Advisory DSA 467-1 (ecartis)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Ecartis 1.0.0


08/14/2003 🔍
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09/11/2003 +28 days 🔍
05/04/2004 +236 days 🔍
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05/07/2009 +1829 days 🔍
10/16/2014 +1988 days 🔍
06/29/2021 +2448 days 🔍


Researcher: Timo Sirainen
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2003-0782 (🔍)
X-Force: 12928
Vulnerability Center: 21938 - Ecartis Prior to 1.0.0 Remote DoS and Code Execution Vulnerability, High
SecurityFocus: 8421 - Ecartis Multiple Buffer Overrun Vulnerabilities
OSVDB: 9798 - Ecartis smtp.c Overflow

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Created: 10/16/2014 05:13 PM
Updated: 06/29/2021 04:47 PM
Changes: 10/16/2014 05:13 PM (65), 09/03/2019 09:16 AM (2), 06/29/2021 04:47 PM (2)
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