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[DSA103] DSA-103-1 glibc

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-103-1 glibc

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A buffer overflow has been found in the globbing code for glibc.
This is the code which is used to glob patterns for filenames and is
commonly used in applications like shells and FTP servers.
This has been fixed in version 2.1.3-20 and we recommend that
you upgrade your libc package immediately.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-103
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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