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[DSA1014] DSA-1014-1 firebird2 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Aviram Jenik and Damyan Ivanov discovered a buffer overflow in
firebird2, an RDBMS based on InterBase 6.0 code, that allows remote
attackers to crash.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain firebird2 packages.
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 firebird2 packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1014
Threat Level: High
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