XTux server random character denial of service

xtux-server-dos (8422) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Xtux is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. A remote attacker could connect to the Xtux server using Telnet and send random data to cause the server to become unresponsive.


Denial of Service


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • Dave Lawrence XTux 20010601


Mar 09, 2002

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