Abuse -net command-line argument buffer overflow
|abuse-net-command-bo (10519)||High Risk|
Abuse is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of command-line arguments. By sending an overly long argument to Abuse using the -net command line option, a local attacker could overflow a buffer and execute code on the system with root privileges.
No remedy available as of May 1, 2013.
- iDEFENSE Security Advisory 11.01.02: Buffer Overflow Vulnerability in Abuse.
- BID-6094: Abuse Local Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-1250: Buffer overflow in Abuse 2.00 and earlier allows local users to gain root privileges via a long -net command line argument.
- OSVDB ID: 8864: Abuse -net Command Line Argument Overflow
- Crack dot Com Abuse 2.00
Oct 31, 2002
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