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[DSA625] DSA-625-1 pcal Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Danny Lungstrom discovered two buffer overflows in pcal, a program to
generate Postscript calendars, that could lead to the execution of
arbitrary code when compiling a calendar.
For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your pcal package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-625
Threat Level: High
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