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[DSA598] DSA-598-1 yardradius Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Max Vozeler noticed that yardradius, the YARD radius authentication
and accounting server, contained a stack overflow similar to the one
from radiusd which is referenced as CVE-2001-0534. This could lead to
the execution of arbitrary code as root.
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 yardradius package immediately.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-598
Threat Level: High
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