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[DSA1180] DSA-1180-1 bomberclone Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Luigi Auriemma discovered two security related bugs in bomberclone, a
free Bomberman clone. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures
project identifies the following problems:
The program copies remotely provided data unchecked which could
lead to a denial of service via an application crash.
Bomberclone uses remotely provided data as length argument which
can lead to the disclosure of private information.
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 bomberclone package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1180
Threat Level: High
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