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[DSA1119] DSA-1119-1 hiki Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Akira Tanaka discovered a vulnerability in Hiki Wiki, a Wiki engine
written in Ruby that allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service via high CPU consumption using by performing a diff between
large and specially crafted Wiki pages.
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 hiki package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1119
Threat Level: High
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