telnetd is an Open Source telnet server daemon (DARPA TELNET protocol
server) for remote login. The telnetd server is normally started by the internet
server called inetd or xinentd for requests to connect to the TELNET port number
Dec 28, 2007 ... A. TELNET (TELetype NETwork) is a network protocol used on the Internet or
local area network LAN connections. The telnetd program (telnet server) is a
server which supports the DARPA telnet interactive communication ...
This module exploits a buffer overflow in the encryption option handler of the
Linux BSD-derived telnet service (inetutils or ... use NetKit-derived telnet
daemons, so this flaw only applies to a small subset of Linux systems running
Jul 22, 2008 ... The telnetd program is a server which supports the DARPA telnet interactive
communication protocol. Telnetd is normally invoked by the internet server (see
inetd(8)) for requests to connect to the telnet port as indicated by the ...