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[DSA722] DSA-722-1 smail Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A buffer overflow has been discovered in Smail, an electronic mail
transport system, which allows remote attackers and local users to
execute arbitrary code.
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 smail package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-722
Threat Level: High
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