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[DSA758] DSA-758-1 heimdal Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A buffer overflow has been discovered in the telnet server from
Heimdal, a free implementation of Kerberos 5, that could lead to the
execution of arbitrary code.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
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 heimdal packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-758
Threat Level: High
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