Format string vulnerability in miniserv.pl Perl web server in Webmin
before 1.250 and Usermin before 1.180, with syslog logging enabled,
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or memory
consumption) and possibly execute arbitrary code via format string
specifiers in the username parameter to the login form, which is
ultimately used in a syslog call. NOTE: the code execution might be
associated with an issue in Perl.
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BUGTRAQ:20051129 Webmin miniserv.pl format string vulnerability
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