Vulnerability Details

QNX QCONN Remote Command Execution Vulnerability

Published: 2012-09-26 07:42:00

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact:
Successful exploitation may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service condition and compromise the system.

Affected Versions:
QNX version 6.5.0 and prior

Technical Details:
The flaw is due to error in 'QCONN' when handling the crafted requests. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary code via a specially crafted packet sent to port 8000.

Recommendations:
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

Summary:
This host is running QNX RTOS and is prone to remote code execution vulnerability.

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

References:

http://1337day.com/exploits/1946
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/21520/
http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/116877/QNX-QCONN-Remote-Command-Execution.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2012-09-26
Modified
2018-09-17
Category
General

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