ReachOut 7 Vulnerable to Denial of Service Attacks
ReachOut Enterprise is a remote control solution from Stac. The software listens on a TCP/IP Port, which can be used to deny service to an NT system. By telnetting to the ReachOut port and typing garbage, the ReachOut service proceeds to maximize CPU usage.
The vendor has been notified -- stay tuned for a fix.
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- Originally reported by Glenn Larrson
- Posted on The NT Shop on August 19, 1998