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Cisco Bug: CSCun50149 - Someone with an envelope can kill an app server

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Mar 19, 2014

Products (1)

  • Cisco Registered Envelope Service

Known Affected Releases

4.1.6-013

Description (partial)

Symptom:
A specially crafted envelope referencing a custom (although trivial to implement) webserver can be used to cause a CRES app server to run out of memory.

Conditions:
Modify an envelope to reference a "faux" keyserver which responds to requests with a large amount of data. Use MDS to attempt to open the envelope.
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