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[DSA856] DSA-856-1 py2play Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arc Riley discovered that py2play, a peer-to-peer network game engine,
is able to execute arbitrary code received from the p2p game network
it is connected to without any security checks.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain py2play 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 py2play package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-856
Threat Level: High
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