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[DSA211] DSA-211-1 micq

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-211-1 micq

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

RŁdiger Kuhlmann, upstream developer of mICQ, a text based ICQ client,
discovered a problem in mICQ. Receiving certain ICQ message types
that do not contain the required 0xFE separator causes all versions to
crash.
For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
fixed in version 0.4.9-0woody3.
For the old stable distribution (potato) this problem has been fixed
in version 0.4.3-4.1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been
fixed in version 0.4.9.4-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your micq package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-211
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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