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 >> [DSA424] DSA-424-1 mc


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA424] DSA-424-1 mc

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-424-1 mc

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A vulnerability was discovered in Midnight Commander, a file manager,
whereby a malicious archive (such as a .tar file) could cause
arbitrary code to be executed if opened by Midnight Commander.
For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
fixed in version 4.5.55-1.2woody2.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1:4.6.0-4.6.1-pre1-1.
We recommend that you update your mc package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-424
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 8658

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2006 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

NIB Vintage IBM/Tandy Pro One Windows French Language Learning Software 3-1/2"
$49.0
NIB Vintage IBM/Tandy Pro One Windows French Language Learning Software 3-1/2Set Of MANUALS ONLY For CLARIS AppleWorks GS Apple II IIGS Vintage Software
$19.99
Set Of MANUALS ONLY For CLARIS AppleWorks GS Apple II IIGS Vintage Software pictureCyrix MIIv-333GP 66MHz 2.2V white heatsink RARE TOP COND. processor vintage CPU
$32.0
Cyrix MIIv-333GP 66MHz 2.2V white heatsink RARE TOP COND. processor vintage CPU  pictureVintage Apple II Commodore 64 Software Game REACH FOR THE STARS
$15.0
Vintage Apple II  Commodore 64 Software Game REACH FOR THE STARS  picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.