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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1419

AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) 4.7.2480 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via an instant message that contains a large amount of "<!--" HTML comments.
Publish Date : 2001-10-02 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1419

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.3.2229 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application AOL Instant Messenger 4.7.2480 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Cerulean Studios Trillian 0.6351 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
AOL Instant Messenger 10
Cerulean Studios Trillian 1

- References For CVE-2001-1419
BUGTRAQ 20011002 AIM 0day DoS
BUGTRAQ 20011230 Windows AIM Client Exploits CONFIRM
CERT-VN VU#507771
XF aim-html-comments-dos(7233)
BID 3398 AOL Instant Messenger HTML Comments DoS Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1419

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