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[DSA1230] DSA-1230-1 l2tpns Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Rhys Kidd discovered a vulnerability in l2tpns, a layer 2 tunnelling
protocol network server, which could be triggered by a remote user to
execute arbitrary code.
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 l2tpns package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1230
Threat Level: High
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