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Re: Windows Command Processor CMD.EXE Buffer Overflow
From: "Brian Eaton" <eaton.lists () gmail com>
Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2006 12:54:29 -0400

On 10/23/06, offset () galvanet com <offset () galvanet com> wrote:
This works on Windows SP2 : The system doesn't reply "The filename or extension is too long."
but cmd crash.

Is there a reason that a buffer overflow in cmd.exe matters?

If the attacker is sending arbitrary input to cmd.exe, haven't they
owned the box anyway?

Regards,
Brian

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