FILE-OTHER -- Snort detected traffic targeting vulnerabilities in a file type that does not require enough rule coverage to have its own category.
FILE-OTHER IBM Lotus Notes LZH Attachment Viewer buffer overflow
This event is generated when a malicious file attempts to trigger a buffer overflow when using IBM Lotus Notes LZH Attachment Viewer
Attempted User Privilege Gain
The vulnerability lies in the failure to correctly validate the LZH header field
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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MITRE ATT&CK Framework
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CVE Additional Information
CVE-2011-1213Integer underflow in lzhsr.dll in Autonomy KeyView, as used in IBM Lotus Notes before 8.5.2 FP3, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted header in a .lzh attachment that triggers a stack-based buffer overflow, aka SPR PRAD88MJ2W.
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