Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: destructive_attack
APSIS Pound Load Balancer Format String Overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
APSIS Pound Load Balancer Format String Overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote server is vulnerable to a remote format string bug
which can allow remote attackers to gain access to confidential
data. Pound versions less than 1.6 are vulnerable to this issue.
See also: http://www.apsis.ch/pound/
Solution: upgrade to at least version 1.6 of APSIS Pound.
Threat Level: High
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