Descriptionrpc.statd in the nfs-utils package in various Linux distributions does not properly cleanse untrusted format strings, which allows remote attackers to gain root privileges.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
Note from the SUSE Security TeamThis issue was fixed in the SUSE nfs-utils package on July 21st 2000. nfs-utils 0.1.9.1 or later and products released after this date are not affected by this issue. No SUSE Bugzilla entries cross referenced. No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Thu Jun 27 23:42:02 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:21 2022