Long String of UNICODE 430 Characters Reported to Cause Denial of Service on Domino Web Server

Technote (FAQ)


iDEFENSE has reported that sending a long string of UNICODE decimal value 430 characters to the Lotus Domino Web server will cause the server to stop responding. Is this a vulnerability?


This issue was reported to Quality Engineering as SPR# KSPR69FQUQ; it was thoroughly investigated and determined not to be reproducible in any version of the Domino server.

If any customers experience a server crash and believe it to be related to this issue, they should open a PMR with Lotus Technical Support, send us an NSD for debugging, and reference this SPR number in their report.

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Lotus End of Support Products
Lotus Domino Server

Software version:

6.0.3, 6.5.1

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, i5/OS, z/OS

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