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[DSA418] DSA-418-1 vbox3

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-418-1 vbox3

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A bug was discovered in vbox3, a voice response system for isdn4linux,
whereby root rights were not properly relinquished before
executing a user-supplied tcl script. By exploiting this
vulnerability, a local user could gain root rights.
For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
fixed in version 0.1.7.1.
For the unstable distribution, this problem has been fixed in version 0.1.8.
We recommend that you update your vbox3 package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-418
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 9381

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

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