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[DSA758] DSA-758-1 heimdal

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-758-1 heimdal

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A buffer overflow has been discovered in the telnet server from
Heimdal, a free implementation of Kerberos 5, that could lead to the
execution of arbitrary code.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.4e-7.woody.10.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.6.3-10sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.6.3-11.
We recommend that you upgrade your heimdal packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-758
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

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