|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS: Security Advisory for cracklib2 (DLA-2220-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'cracklib2'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2220-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'cracklib2'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2220-1 advisory.
It was discovered that there was a stack-based buffer overflow when
parsing large GECOS fields in cracklib2, a pro-active password checker
'cracklib2' package(s) on Debian Linux.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your cracklib2 packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-6318|
BugTraq ID: 92478
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:2204 (Google Search)
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