AIX lpd Multiple Functions Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by multiple remote buffer overflow
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote lpd daemon seems to be vulnerable to various buffer
overflows in the functions send_status(), kill_print() and
chk_fhost().

*** Nessus solely relied on the version number of the remote
*** operating system to issue this warning, so this might be a
*** false positive

Solution :

Apply patches from your vendor.

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: 11355 (lpd_aix_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0671