OpenVMPS Logging Function Format String
High Nessus Plugin ID 20067
SynopsisThe remote host is running a service that is affected by a format string vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host appears to be running OpenVMPS, an open source VLAN Management Policy Server (VMPS).
There is a format string vulnerability in versions of OpenVMPS up to and including 1.3 that may allow remote attackers to crash the server or execute code on the affected host subject to the privileges under which the server operates, possibly root.
SolutionUse a firewall to filter access to the affected port.