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[DSA401] DSA-401-1 hylafax Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The SuSE Security Team discovered several exploitable formats string
vulnerabilities in hylafax, a flexible client/server fax system, which
could lead to executing arbitrary code as root on the fax server.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your hylafax packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-401
Threat Level: High
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