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[DSA912] DSA-912-1 centericq

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-912-1 centericq

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Wernfried Haas discovered that centericq, a text-mode multi-protocol
instant messenger client, can crash when it receives certain zero
length packets and is directly connected to the Internet.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.5.1-1.1woody1.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.20.0-1sarge3.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.21.0-4.
We recommend that you upgrade your centericq package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-912
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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