Family: RPC --> Category: destructive_attack
Sun rpc.cmsd overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if Sun rpc.cmsd overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Sun rpc.cmsd has integer overflow problem in xdr_array. A possible hacker
may use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this host with the rights
rpc.cmsd is running as (typically, root), by sending a specially crafted
request to this service.
Solution : We suggest that you disable this service and apply a new patch.
Threat Level: High
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