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USN238-1 : blender vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote package "blender" is missing a security patch.
Kurt Fitzner discovered that the NBD (network block device) server did
not correctly verify the maximum size of request packets. By sending
specially crafted large request packets, a remote attacker who is
allowed to access the server could exploit this to execute arbitrary
code with root rights.
Upgrade to :
- blender-2.37a-1ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.10)
Threat Level: High
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