Updated xinetd packages for Red Hat
Posted on: 05/13/2003 10:28 PM
Red Hat has released updated xinetd packages
Xinetd is a 'master server' that is used to to accept service connection requests and start the appropriate servers.Read more
Because of a programming error, memory was allocated and never freed if a connection was refused for any reason. An attacker could exploit this flaw to crash the xinetd server, rendering all services it controls unavaliable.