Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: mixed
X Font Service Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Crashes the remote XFS daemon
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote X Font Service (xfs) is vulnerable to a buffer
A possible hacker may use this flaw to gain root or nobody shell
access on the remote host.
Solution : See CERT Advisory CA-2002-34
Threat Level: High
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