7194 : rlpr msg() Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2004-06-19

Description

A remote/local overflow exists in rlpr. The msg() function fails to properly check bounds resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can execute arbitrary code with the privileges of either the rlprd process or root, resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required, Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.05 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. In addition, Debian has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

rlpr
rlpr
2.00
2.01
2.02
2.03
2.04

References

Tools & Filters

15361

Credit

  • Jaguar - jaguarfelinemenace.org -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.2
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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