IRIX rpc.yppasswdd Unspecified Remote Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 11021
SynopsisArbitrary code may be run on the remote host.
DescriptionThe remote RPC service #100009 (yppasswdd) is vulnerable to a buffer overflow which allows any user to obtain a root shell on this host.
Note: This issue is different than the one described in CVE-2002-0357 / SGI advisory #20020601-01-P.
SolutionDisable this service if you don't use it.