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[DSA1124] DSA-1124-1 fbi Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Toth Andras discovered that the fbgs framebuffer postscript/PDF viewer
contains a typo, which prevents the intended filter against malicious
postscript commands from working correctly. This might lead to the
deletion of user data when displaying a postscript file.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your fbi package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1124
Threat Level: High
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