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Highly critical

SuSE update for pptpd

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Release Date:  2003-06-09    Views:  9,760

Secunia Advisory SA8965

Where:

From remote

Impact:

System access

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

CVE Reference(s):

No CVE references.

Description


SuSE has issued an update for pptpd to fix a vulnerability allowing malicious people to gain system access.

The problem is that it is possible to cause an integer overflow in the third argument passed to the "read()" call. This could be exploited to execute arbitrary code on the system.


Solution:
Updated packages:

Further details available to Secunia VIM customers

Original Advisory:
http://suse.de/de/security/2003_029.html

Deep Links:
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