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Home » Hacking News » Solaris cb_reset Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Solaris cb_reset Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

by platon on June 23rd, 2001 A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the 'cb_reset' command included with the SUNWssp package for SunOS...


The overflow occurs when a string exceeding approximately 600 characters in length is passed to the 'cb_reset' program from the command line. Because the program is installed setuid root, it may be possible for local users to execute arbitrary code/commands with those privileges.

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