Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: infos
rlogin -froot Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for rlogin -froot
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote /bin/login seems to be vulnerable to the old
'rlogin -froot' bug.
Any attacker may use this old flaw to gain root access
on this system.
Solution : Upgrade your /bin/login, or comment out the 'rlogin' line in
/etc/inetd.conf and restart the inetd process
Threat Level: High
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