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[DSA561] DSA-561-1 xfree86

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-561-1 xfree86

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Chris Evans discovered several stack and integer overflows in the
libXpm library which is provided by X.Org, XFree86 and LessTif.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.1.0-16woody4.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8.
We recommend that you upgrade your libxpm packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-561
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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