INN < 2.4.1 Control Message Handling Code Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running INN 2.4.0.

There is a known security flaw in this version of INN that could allow an
attacker to execute arbitrary code on this server.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-01/0063.html

Solution :

Upgrade to version 2.4.1 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 11984 (inn_control_message_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9382

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0045