• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Buffer overflows in xtell (xtelld) 1.91.1 and earlier, and 2.x before 2.7, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a long DNS hostname that is determined using reverse DNS lookups, (2) a long AUTH string, or (3) certain data in the xtell request.
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Date Entry Created
20020501 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20020817-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Baker, Cole, Frech
NOOP(4) Christey, Cox, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> DELREF XF:xtell-tty-directory-traversal(8313)
   ADDREF XF:xtell-bo(8312)

Proposed (Legacy)
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