A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:
This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the
It was discovered that the TCP wrapper library was incorrectly allowing
connections to services that did not specify server-side connection
details. Remote attackers could connect to services that had been
configured to block such connections. This only affected Ubuntu Feisty.