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Debian: ggv buffer overflow  18 October 2002 
Posted by Team   
There is a buffer overflow in gv, a PostScript and PDF viewer for X11. The same code is present in gnome-gv.
Debian: Heimdal multiple vulnerabilities  17 October 2002 
Posted by Team   
The Heimdal package has several potential buffer overflows and other bugs. Remote attackers can probably gain remote root access on systems without fixes.
Debian: 'gv' Buffer overflow vulnerability  16 October 2002 
Posted by Team   
This problem is triggered by scanning the PostScriptfile and can be exploited by an attacker sending a malformedPostScript or PDF file. The attacker is able to cause arbitrary codeto be run with the privileges of the victim.
Debian: 'syslog-ng' Buffer overflow vulnerability  15 October 2002 
Posted by Team   
An attacker may be able to use specially craftedlog messages inserted via UDP which overflows the buffer.
Debian: 'heartbeat' Buffer overflow vulnerability  14 October 2002 
Posted by Team   
A remote attacker could send a speciallycrafted TCP packet that overflows a buffer, leaving heartbeat toexecute arbitrary code as root.
Debian: bugzilla privilege escalation  09 October 2002 
Posted by Team   
When a new product is added to an installation og Buzilla with 47 groups or more and "usebuggroups" is enabled, the new group will be assigned a groupset bit using Perl math that is not exact beyond 2^48.
Debian: fetchmail, fetchmail-ssl buffer overflows  08 October 2002 
Posted by Team   
There are several buffer overflows and a broken boundary check within fetchmail. If fetchmail is running in multidrop mode these flaws can be used by remote attackers to crash it or to execute arbitrary code under the user id of the user running fetchmail. Depending on the configuration this even allows a remote rootcompromise.
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