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Telnet Client Information Disclosure Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1139

Certain BSD-based Telnet clients including those used on Solaris and SuSE Linux allow remote malicious Telnet servers to read sensitive environment variables via the NEW-ENVIRON option with a SEND ENV_USERVAR command.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2005-0488
Product(s):
  • telnet