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LCDproc buffer overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
LCDproc version check
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A buffer overflow in the remote LCDproc server may allow a possible hacker
to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
The remote LCDproc service is vulnerable to a buffer overflow vulnerability
when processing commands received from the network due to a lack of bound
A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote host,
with the rights of the LCDproc process (usually, nobody).
Upgrade to LCDproc 0.4.1 or newer
High / CVSS Base Score : 7
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