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[DSA744] DSA-744-1 fuse Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Sven Tantau discovered a security problem in fuse, a filesystem in
userspace, that can be exploited by malicious, local users to disclose
potentially sensitive information.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain the fuse package.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your fuse package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-744
Threat Level: High
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