Ntop traceEvent() function format string

ntop-traceevent-format-string (8347) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk


Ntop is vulnerable to a format string attack in the traceEvent() function, which could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system.


Gain Privileges


Upgrade to the latest Snapshot version of ntop (dated after March 1, 2002), available from the ntop snapshop Web site. See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • Luca Deri ntop 2.0


Mar 04, 2002

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