OSVDB ID: 23749

Title: Alien Arena 2006 Gold Edition Com_sprintf() Function Long Skin DoS

Info

Disclosure

Mar 07, 2006

Discovery

Unknown

Dates

Exploit

Mar 07, 2006

Solution

Unknown

Description

Alien Arena contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when using a player with a long skin, weapon, or model name (about 110 characters suffices), and will result in loss of availability for any client who is already inside or joins the game server.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability

Solution

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

Products

Red Planet Arena

Alien Arena 2006 Gold Edition

5.0
4.0
3.0
2.0
1.0

References

Credit

  • Luigi Auriemma - aluigiautistici.org - http://aluigi.altervista.org


Direct URL: http://osvdb.org/23749