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[DSA1084] DSA-1084-1 typespeed Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Niko Tyni discovered a buffer overflow in the processing of network
data in typespeed, a game for testing and improving typing speed, which
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 typespeed packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1084
Threat Level: High
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