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INN buffer overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks INN version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running INN (InterNetNews).
The remote version of this server does not do proper bounds checking.
A possible hacker may exploit this issue to crash the remote service by overflowing
some of the buffers by sending a maliciously formatted news article.
Solution : Upgrade to version 2.2.2 of this service or newer
Threat Level: High
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