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[DSA698] DSA-698-1 mc Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
An unfixed buffer overflow has been discovered by Andrew V. Samoilov
in mc, the midnight commander, a file browser and manager. This update
also fixes a regression from
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has already been fixed.
We recommend that you upgrade your mc packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-698
Threat Level: High
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