Remote Exploitable TELNET A.Y.T. Options Overflow Vulnerability
- Severity: 10
- Published: August 14, 2001
A remotely exploitable buffer overflow vulnerability exists in TELNET daemons derived from the original Berkeley TELNET daemon. The overflow occurs when a large number of certain TELNET protocol options are sent to the daemon. The function responsible for processing the options prepares a response within a fixed s...