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[DSA727] DSA-727-1 libconvert-uulib-perl Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Mark Martinec and Robert Lewis discovered a buffer overflow in
Convert::UUlib, a Perl interface to the uulib library, which may
result in the execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the testing (sarge) and unstable (sid) distributions this problem
has been fixed in version 188.8.131.52-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libconvert-uulib-perl package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-727
Threat Level: High
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