DescriptionInteger overflow in xdr_array function in RPC servers for operating systems that use libc, glibc, or other code based on SunRPC including dietlibc, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by passing a large number of arguments to xdr_array through RPC services such as rpc.cmsd and dmispd.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SuSE-SA:2002:031, published Friday, Aug 30th 2002 19:00 MEST