This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote server is affected by a format string vulnerability.
The remote host is running a GpsDrive friendsd server, which records
the positions of friends on a map.
The version of friendsd installed on the remote host is affected by a
format string vulnerability. An attacker can leverage this issue using
a specially crafted packet to crash the server and possibly execute code
on the remote host subject to the privileges under which the server
See also :
Upgrade to 2.10pre3-cvs or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 20159 (gpsfriends_friendsd_format_string.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 15319
CVE ID: CVE-2005-3523
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