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Category:Finger abuses
Title:cfingerd format string attack

The remote cfingerd daemon, according to its version number,
is vulnerable to a format string attack that lets anyone
execute arbitrary commands on this host.

Solution : upgrade to version 1.4.4
Risk factor : High

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 2576
BugTraq ID: 651
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-0243
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-0708
Bugtraq: 19990921 BP9909-00: cfingerd local buffer overflow (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2001-0609
Bugtraq: 20010411 CFINGERD remote vulnerability (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: cfingerd-remote-format-string(6364)
CopyrightThis script is Copyright (C) 2001 Renaud Deraison

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