Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: destructive_attack
Gnu Cfserv remote buffer overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for the Cfserver remote buffer overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Cfserver seems to be vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow bug.
Such a bug might be exploited by a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on
this host, with the rights cfservd is running with.
Solution : upgrade to version 2.0.8/2.0.8p1
See also : http://www.iu.hio.no/cfengine/
Threat Level: High
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