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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-0085
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:33:41
Published 21 Aug 1996 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Buffer overflow in rwhod on AIX and other operating systems allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a UDP packet with a long hostname.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 6.2

  • Ibm Aix 4.2

  • Netbsd 2.0.4


XF - rwhod(119)

XF - rwhod-vuln(118)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:34:47