kcope has discovered a vulnerability in WinGate, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) and potentially to compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error within the WWW Proxy Server. This can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via a specially-crafted HTTP request with an overly long URL.
The vulnerability has been confirmed in version 188.8.131.524, and also reported in version 184.108.40.2067. Other versions may also be affected.
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Subject: WinGate WWW Proxy Server Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
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