Sambar Server Telnet proxy long password buffer overflow

sambar-telnet-bo (6973) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Sambar Server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack caused by a buffer overflow. By using a password that contains 1000 characters or more when connecting to the Telnet Proxy, an attacker can overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary commands on the system or cause the server to crash.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Sambar Sambar Server

Reported:

Aug 13, 2001

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