Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
Dragon telnet overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Attempts a USER buffer overflows
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was possible to
shut down the remote telnet server by issuing
a far too long login name (over 16,000 chars)
This problem allows a possible hacker to prevent
remote administration of this host.
Solution : upgrade to the latest version your telnet server.
Threat Level: High
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