ClarkConnect Linux clarkconnectd Remote Information Disclosure

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11277


A service on the remote host is disclosing information.


The 'clarkconnectd' service appears to be listening on this port.
This service provides sensitive information to remote, unauthenticated users, such as a list of running processes, the contents of /var/log/messages, the contents of the snort log, and more.

A remote attacker could use this information to mount further attacks.


Disable the clarkconnectd service.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11277

File Name: clarkconnectd.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2003/02/28

Modified: 2016/11/15

Dependencies: 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-1379

BID: 6934

OSVDB: 50618

Secunia: 8171

CWE: 200