Cray Information for VU#274043

BSD Line Printer Daemon vulnerable to buffer overflow via crafted print request


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Vendor Statement

Cray, Inc. has been unable to prove an lpd vulnerability. However, it was deemed that a buffer overflow may be possible and so did tighten up the code. See Cray SPR 721101 for more details.

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