Sun rpc.cmsd Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2014 Xue Yong Zhi


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code may be run on the remote server.

Description :

The remote Sun rpc.cmsd has integer overflow problem in xdr_array. An
attacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this host with
the privileges rpc.cmsd is running as (typically, root), by sending a
specially crafted request to this service.

Solution :

We suggest that you disable this service and apply a new patch.

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: 11418 ()

Bugtraq ID: 5356

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0391