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The remote host contains an application that is affected by a
heap-based remote buffer overflow vulnerability.
According to its version number, the HylaFAX+ install hosted on the
remote web server is 5.2.4 or later and prior to 5.5.4. It is,
therefore, affected by a heap-based remote buffer overflow
The flaw exists when 'hfaxd' is compiled with support for LDAP. The
user input for LDAP authentication is not properly validated. This
could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service or execute
Note that Nessus has not tested for this issues, but has instead
relied only on the application's self-reported version number.
See also :
Upgrade to version 5.5.4 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : true