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[DSA014] DSA-014-2 splitvt Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was reported recently that splitvt is vulnerable to
numerous buffer overflow attack and a format string attack. A possible hacker was
able to gain access to the root user id.
We recommend you upgrade your splitvt package immediately.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2001/dsa-014
Threat Level: High
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