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 >> [DSA699] DSA-699-1 netkit-telnet-ssl


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA699] DSA-699-1 netkit-telnet-ssl

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-699-1 netkit-telnet-ssl

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

GaŽl Delalleau discovered a buffer overflow in the handling of
the LINEMODE suboptions in telnet clients. This can lead to the
execution of arbitrary code when connected to a malicious server.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.17.17+0.1-2woody4.
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
version 0.17.24+0.1-8.
We recommend that you upgrade your telnet-ssl package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-699
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

Cables, Connectors

Alphacom Printer For Atari 400/800/xl/xe
$40.0
Alphacom Printer For Atari 400/800/xl/xe pictureAtari 600 XL Computer, home computer guide, power supply,
$90.0
Atari 600 XL Computer, home computer guide, power supply,  pictureNEW 50 x DB 25 DB25 male PCB solder socket Foxconn Atari Amiga computer port
$13.17
NEW 50 x DB 25 DB25 male PCB solder socket Foxconn Atari Amiga computer port pictureAtari 830 Acoustic Coupler Modem - Rare, Unused, and in Orignial Box
$65.0
Atari 830 Acoustic Coupler Modem - Rare, Unused, and in Orignial Box picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.