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[DSA772] DSA-772-1 apt-cacher Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Eduard Bloch discovered a bug in apt-cacher, a caching system for
Debian package and source files, that could allow remote attackers to
execute arbitrary commands on the caching host as user www-data.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain this 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 apt-cacher package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-772
Threat Level: High
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