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Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial

Network Block Device Server Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for a buffer overflow vulnerability in a Network Block Device server

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote service is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the Network Block Device (NBD) server installed on the
remote host does not properly check the size of read requests before
filling a dynamically-allocated buffer. Using a specially-crafted
read request, a possible hacker can overwrite this buffer, which may crash
the affected server or allow for the execution of arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to NBD 2.8.3 or later.

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0

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