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[DSA473] DSA-473-1 oftpd Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A vulnerability was discovered in oftpd, an anonymous FTP server,
whereby a remote attacker could cause the oftpd process to crash by
specifying a large value in a PORT command.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you update your oftpd package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-473
Threat Level: High
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