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The remote font service is affected by a buffer overflow.
The remote X Font Service (xfs) is affected by a buffer overflow.
An attacker may use this flaw to gain shell access on the remote host
as 'root' or 'nobody'.
See also :
Apply the appropriate vendor patch as referenced in CERT Advisory
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 11188 ()
Bugtraq ID: 6241
CVE ID: CVE-2002-1317
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