Reported June 16, 2004, by Global Security Solution IT

VERSIONS AFFECTED

  • WinAgents Software Group TFTP Server for Windows

DESCRIPTION
A Denial of Service (DoS) condition exists in WinAgents TFTP Server for Windows. By requesting a file with an overly long filename string, a potential attacker can cause the system to crash, resulting in a remote DoS condition.

VENDOR RESPONSE
WinAgents Software Group has been notified, but hasn't released a patch or workaround for this vulnerability.

CREDIT
Discovered by Global Security Solution IT.