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[DSA912] DSA-912-1 centericq Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Wernfried Haas discovered that centericq, a text-mode multi-protocol
instant messenger client, can crash when it receives certain zero
length packets and is directly connected to the Internet.
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 centericq package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-912
Threat Level: High
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