[Esa-l] John, does your filter catch this?

John D. Hardin jhardin at wolfenet.com
Wed Jul 19 07:19:47 PDT 2000

On Wed, 19 Jul 2000, Brett Glass wrote:

> >The vulnerability lies in the parsing of the GMT section of the date field
> >in the header of an email. Bound checking on the token representing the GMT
> >is not properly handled. This bug can be witnessed by opening an email with
> >an exceptionally long string directly preceding the GMT specification in
> >the Date header field such as:
> >
> >Date: Fri, 13 July 2000 14:16:06 +1000xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx


No, it doesn't. Sigh.

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