Intrusion Prevention

RITLabs.The.Bat.Email.Subject.Header.Buffer.Overflow

Description

Indicates a possible attempt at exploiting a remote buffer-overflow vulnerability in the The Bat! email client.. This issue is due to a lack of proper bounds checking on user-supplied data before storing it in a finite-sized buffer.

Affected Products

3.60.07 and prior versions.

Impact

Potential system compromise.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to a non-vulnerable version if possible.

CVE References

CVE-2006-0918