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Home » Hacking News » APC apcupsd buffer overflow

APC apcupsd buffer overflow

by Mario Miri on April 4th, 2003 Due to a programming error, an attacker could overflow a format string buffer in apcupsd, which may result in code execution with privileges of apcupsd process.


Vulnerable:
APC apcupsd 3.8.2
APC apcupsd 3.8.5

Not vulnerable:
APC apcupsd 3.8.6

Solution:
An upgrade to version 3.8.6 is required.

Discovered by:
The vulnerability has been referred to in changelog.


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