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[DSA749] DSA-749-1 ettercap Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A vulnerability was discovered in the ettercap package which could allow
a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system running
The old stable distribution (woody) did not include ettercap.
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 ettercap package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-749
Threat Level: High
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