1305 : Eudora "Stealth Attachment" Warning Message Bypass
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2000-04-28

Description

Eudora contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to bypass the user warning for executable attachments, such as .exe, .com, and .bat files. The issue is triggered by using an attached .lnk file that refers to the executable, or "Stealth Attachment." It is possible that the flaw may allow arbitrary code to be executed by an attacker without prompting the user.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Third-party Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Products

QUALCOMM Incorporated
Eudora
3.0
3.0.1
3.0.2
3.0.3
3.0.5
3.0.6
4.0
4.0.2
4.2
4.2.1
4.2.2
4.2.3
4.3
4.3.1
4.3.2
5.0
5.0.1
5.0.2
5.1
5.1.1
5.2
6.0
6.0.1

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
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