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[DSA855] DSA-855-1 weex Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Ulf Härnhammar from the Debian Security Audit Project discovered a
format string vulnerability in weex, a non-interactive FTP client for
updating web pages, that could be exploited to execute arbitrary code
on the clients machine.
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 weex package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-855
Threat Level: High
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