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[DSA487] DSA-487-1 neon

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-487-1 neon

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Multiple format string vulnerabilities were discovered in neon, an
HTTP and WebDAV client library. These vulnerabilities could
potentially be exploited by a malicious WebDAV server to execute
arbitrary code with the rights of the process using libneon.
For the current stable distribution (woody) these problems have been
fixed in version 0.19.3-2woody3.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.24.5-1.
We recommend that you update your neon package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-487
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 10136

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

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