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

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Question

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?

Answer

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.

Document information

More support for: Lotus End of Support Products
Lotus Domino Server

Software version: 6.0.3, 6.5.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #: 1202446

Modified date: 2005-04-08