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[DSA812] DSA-812-1 turqstat Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Peter Karlsson discovered a buffer overflow in Turquoise SuperStat, a
program for gathering statistics from Fidonet and Usenet, that can be
exploited by a specially crafted NNTP server.
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 turqstat package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-812
Threat Level: High
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