CVS pserver Line Entry Handling Overflow
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 12240
SynopsisThe remote version control service has a remote heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to its version number, the remote CVS server has a heap- based buffer overflow vulnerability. A remote attacker could exploit this to crash the service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
SolutionUpgrade to CVS 1.12.8 / 1.11.16 or later.