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[DSA644] DSA-644-1 chbg Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Danny Lungstrom discovered a vulnerability in chbg, a tool to change
background pictures. A maliciously crafted configuration/scenario
file could overflow a buffer and lead to the execution of arbitrary
code on the victim's machine.
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 chbg package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-644
Threat Level: High
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