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[DSA517] DSA-517-1 cvs

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-517-1 cvs

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Derek Robert Price discovered a potential buffer overflow
vulnerability in the CVS server, based on a malformed Entry, which
serves the popular Concurrent Versions System.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.11.1p1debian-9woody6.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.12.9-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your cvs package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-517
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 10499

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

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