TFTPD Server Filename Handling Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote TFTP server dies when it receives a too big UDP datagram.
An attacker may use this flaw to disable the server, or even execute
arbitrary code on the system.

Solution :

Upgrade software, or disable this service.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 18264 ()

Bugtraq ID: 401

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0813