Hummingbird InetD LPD Component (Lpdw.exe) Data Overflow

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

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 :

Solution :

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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