SCO UnixWare i2odialogd daemon Username Authorization String Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is running a daemon that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

If a user sends a too long login/password combination
to this i2odialogd server, then he will overflow the server's
buffers.

An attacker can use this flaw to execute arbitrary code
on the remote system.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/1999-q4/0408.html

Solution :

The vendor has made a patch available.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 10109 (i2odialogd.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0026