X Font Service Crafted XFS Query Remote Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 11188
SynopsisThe remote font service is affected by a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote X Font Service (xfs) is affected by a buffer overflow.
An attacker may use this flaw to gain shell access on the remote host as 'root' or 'nobody'.
SolutionApply the appropriate vendor patch as referenced in CERT Advisory CA-2002-34.