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[DSA507] DSA-507-1 cadaver Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Stefan Esser discovered a problem in neon, an HTTP and WebDAV client
library, which is also present in cadaver, a command-line client for
WebDAV server. User input is copied into variables not large enough
for all cases. This can lead to an overflow of a static heap
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 cadaver package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-507
Threat Level: High
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