tanned < 0.7.2 Remote Format String

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1889

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a remote format string flaw.

Description

The remote host is running tanned. Some versions of this software are vulnerable to a format string attack which may allow an attacker to get a root shell on this host.

Solution

Upgrade to tanned 0.7.2 or higher.

See Also

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2003-q1/0011.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1889

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2018/09/16

Nessus ID: 11495

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:tanne:tanne

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-1236

BID: 6553