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Debian: 'nethack' buffer overflow  11 June 2003 
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
The nethack package is vulnerable to a buffer overflow exploited via a long '-s' command line option. This vulnerability could be used by an attacker to gain gid 'games' on a system where nethack is installed.
 
Debian: 'gnocatan' buffer overflows, DoS  11 June 2003 
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
Bas Wijnen discovered that the gnocatan server is vulnerable to several buffer overflows which could be exploited to execute arbitrary code on the server system
 
Debian: 'atftp' buffer overflow  11 June 2003 
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
Rick Patel discovered that atftpd is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when a long filename is sent to the server. An attacker could exploit this bug remotely to execute arbitrary code on the server.
 
Debian: 'ethereal' buffer/integer overflows  11 June 2003 
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
Timo Sirainen discovered several vulnerabilities in ethereal, a network traffic analyzer. These include one-byte buffer overflows in the AIM, GIOP Gryphon, OSPF, PPTP, Quake, Quake2, Quake3, Rsync, SMB, SMPP, and TSP dissectors, and integer overflows in the Mount and PPP dissectors.
 
Debian: kernel Multiple vulnerabilities  09 June 2003 
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
A number of vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Linux kernel.
 
Debian: xaos Improper setuid-root execution  08 June 2003 
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
XaoS, a program for displaying fractal images, is installed setuidroot on certain architectures in order to use svgalib, which requiresaccess to the video hardware. However, it is not designed for securesetuid execution, and can be exploited to gain root privileges.
 
Debian: eterm Buffer overflow vulnerability  06 June 2003 
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"bazarr" discovered that eterm is vulnerable to a buffer overflow ofthe ETERMPATH environment variable. This bug can be exploited to gainthe privileges of the group "utmp" on a system where eterm isinstalled.
 
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