Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
BFTelnet DoS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
crashes the remote telnet server
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was possible to make the remote telnet server crash
by sending a too long user name.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to prevent legitimate
users from using this service.
Solution : Contact your vendor for a patch or do not use this service
Threat Level: Medium
Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.