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[DSA1122] DSA-1122-1 libnet-server-perl Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Peter Bieringer discovered that the "log" function in the Net::Server
Perl module, an extensible, general perl server engine, is not safe
against format string exploits.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain this package.
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 libnet-server-perl package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1122
Threat Level: High
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