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[DSA1036] DSA-1036-1 bsdgames

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-1036-1 bsdgames

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A buffer overflow problem has been discovered in sail, a game contained
in the bsdgames package, a collection of classic textual Unix games, which
could lead to games group privilege escalation.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.13-7woody0.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.17-1sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.17-7.
We recommend that you upgrade your bsdgames package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1036
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 17401

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

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