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[DSA673] DSA-673-1 evolution Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Max Vozeler discovered an integer overflow in a helper application
inside of Evolution, a free groupware suite. A local attacker could
cause the setuid root helper to execute arbitrary code with elevated
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 evolution package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-673
Threat Level: High
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