Surfboard long argument buffer overflow

surfboard-long-argument-bo (16124) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk


Surfboard is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. A local attacker could supply a long command line argument to overflow a buffer, which would allow the attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the system.


Gain Privileges


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • Meredydd Lu Surfboard 1.1.6


May 11, 2004

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