Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA1036] DSA-1036-1 bsdgames


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[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

Cables, Connectors

AMD 965 3.4GHz Quad-Core (HDZ965FBGMBOX) Processor
$50.0
AMD 965 3.4GHz Quad-Core (HDZ965FBGMBOX) Processor pictureToshiba L455-S5975 Intel Motherboard W/CPU Celeron 900 2.20GHz K000085450
$36.99
Toshiba L455-S5975 Intel Motherboard W/CPU Celeron 900 2.20GHz K000085450 pictureVintage motherboard with Harris CS80C286-25 CPU
$5.0
Vintage motherboard with Harris CS80C286-25 CPU pictureGigabyte GA-EP45-UD3R Motherboard w/ E2140 Intel CPU and FAN *NOT WORKING*
$85.0
Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3R Motherboard w/ E2140 Intel CPU and FAN *NOT WORKING* picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.