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The xp_showcolv function in SQL Server and Microsoft SQL Server Desktop Engine (MSDE) does not properly restrict the length of a buffer before calling the srv_paraminfo function in the SQL Server API for Extended Stored Procedures (XP), which allows an attacker to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary commands, aka the "Extended Stored Procedure Parameter Parsing" vulnerability.
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Date Entry Created
20001201 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20001219)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Cole, Magdych
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> ADDREF XF:mssql-xp-paraminfo-bo
 Frech> XF:mssql-xp-paraminfo-bo(5622)

Proposed (Legacy)
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