Linux Multiple statd Packages Remote Format String
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 10544
SynopsisThe remote service is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote statd service could be brought down with a format string attack - it now needs to be restarted manually.
This means that an attacker may execute arbitrary code thanks to a bug in this daemon.
SolutionUpgrade to the latest version of rpc.statd.