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Vulnerability Assessment Details

l2tpd < 0.69 overflow

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains the version of the remote l2tpd

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running a version of l2tpd which is older or
equal to 0.68.

This version is vulnerable to a buffer overflow which might permit a possible hacker
to execute arbitrary commands on the remote host with super-user rights.

Solution : upgrade to l2tpd 0.69 or newer
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 10466

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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