APSIS Pound Load Balancer Format String Overflow

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


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code may be run on the remote server.

Description :

The remote server is vulnerable to a remote format string bug which can
allow remote attackers to gain access to confidential data.
Pound versions less than 1.6 are vulnerable to this issue.

See also :

http://www.apsis.ch/pound/

Solution :

Upgrade to at least version 1.6 of APSIS Pound.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 12007 ()

Bugtraq ID: 10267

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2026