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Microsoft Telnet Server Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

by Nikola Strahija on February 11th, 2002 The Telnet Server contained in both these products is vulnerable to a buffer overflow in the code that handles the processing of telnet protocol options. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability will result in the Telnet Server failing. The buffer overflow could also potentially allow the execution of arbitrary code on the affected system.

Microsoft Telnet Server provides remote shell accessibility to a system.

Exploit: Exploit code is not realesed.

Remote: Yes

Solution: Microsoft realesed patch for vulnerability.

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