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[DSA616] DSA-616-1 netkit-telnet-ssl Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Joel Eriksson discovered a format string vulnerability in telnetd-ssl
which may be able to lead to the execution of arbitrary code on the
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 telnetd-ssl package immediately.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-616
Threat Level: High
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