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[DSA345] DSA-345-1 xbl Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Another buffer overflow was discovered in xbl, distinct from the one
addressed in DSA-327 (CVE-2003-0451), involving the
line option. This vulnerability could be exploited by a local
attacker to gain gid 'games'.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem is fixed in version
We recommend that you update your xbl package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-345
Threat Level: High
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