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[DSA782] DSA-782-1 bluez-utils Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Henryk Plötz discovered a vulnerability in bluez-utils, tools and
daemons for Bluetooth. Due to missing input sanitising it is possible
for a possible hacker to execute arbitrary commands supplied as device name
from the remote device.
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem
since it doesn't contain bluez-utils packages.
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 bluez-utils package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-782
Threat Level: High
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