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[DSA1016] DSA-1016-1 evolution Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Ulf Härnhammar discovered several format string vulnerabilities in
Evolution, a free groupware suite, that could lead to crashes of the
application or the execution of arbitrary code.
For the old stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed
in version 1.0.5-1woody3.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your evolution package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1016
Threat Level: High
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