|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 678-1 (netkit-rwho)|
|Summary:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 678-1 (netkit-rwho)|
|Description:||The remote host is missing an update to netkit-rwho|
announced via advisory DSA 678-1.
Vlad902 discovered a vulnerability in the rwhod program that can be
used to crash the listening process. The broadcasting one is
unaffected. This vulnerability only affects little endian
architectures (i.e. on Debian: alpha, arm, alpha, ia64, i386, mipsel
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your rwhod package.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2004-1180|
Debian Security Information: DSA-678 (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2005 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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