CDE RPC tooltalk Service Multiple Overflows

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code might be run on the remote host.

Description :

The tooltalk RPC service is running.

A possible implementation fault in the ToolTalk object database server
may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands as root.

*** This warning may be a false positive since the presence of this
*** vulnerability is only accurately identified with local access.

Solution :

Disable this service.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: RPC

Nessus Plugin ID: 10239 ()

Bugtraq ID: 122
641

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0003
CVE-1999-0693