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The remote host contains an application that is affected by a buffer
The lpd daemon installed on the remote host appears to be from the
Hummingbird Connectivity suite and suffers from a buffer overflow
vulnerability. An attacker can crash the daemon by sending commands
with overly-long queue names. Additionally, with a specially crafted packet,
the attacker can also execute code remotely within the context of the affected service.
See also :
There is no known solution at this time.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 18403 (hummingbird_lpd_overflow.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 13788
CVE ID: CVE-2005-1815
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