CVE-2005-4581

NameCVE-2005-4581
DescriptionBuffer overflow in Electric Sheep 2.6.3 client allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long window-id parameter. NOTE: because the program is not setuid and not normally called from remote programs, there may not be a typical attack vector for the issue that crosses privilege boundaries. Therefore this may not be a vulnerability.
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The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
electricsheepsource(unstable)2.6.3+cvs20051206-1unimportant

Notes

This does not seem to be exploitable.

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