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[DSA1012] DSA-1012-1 unzip Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A buffer overflow in the command line argument parsing has been
discovered in unzip, the de-archiver for ZIP files, that could lead to
the execution of arbitrary code.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your unzip package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1012
Threat Level: High
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