Users login

Create an account »


Users login

Home » Hacking News » Solaris whodo Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Solaris whodo Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

by platon on July 8th, 2001 The 'whodo' utility shipped with Sun Microsystems' Solaris provides a listing of users online and their activities. It is installed setuid root because it reads from the 'utmp' log as well as from the process table.
'whodo' contains a buffer overflow which can be exploited to gain root privileges.
[Download exploit] [Homepage]

Newsletter signup

Signup to our monthly newsletter and stay in touch with IT news!

Free E-books

We've got ebooks! But they're not online. :( Please give us a few days to bring downloads back.


Have something to say or just wanna drop us a line? Please keep this in mind: to spam, we reply with spam.

Contact us »