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Mandrake: usermode Unauthorized access  13 March 2003 
The /usr/bin/shutdown command that comes with the usermode package can be executed by local users to shutdown all running processes and drop into a root shell.
 
Mandrake: file Multiple vulnernerabilities  06 March 2003 
A memory allocation problem in file was found by Jeff Johnson, and a stack overflow corruption problem was found by David Endler.
 
Mandrake: snort Buffer overflow vulnerability  06 March 2003 
A buffer overflow was discovered in the snort RPC normalization routines by ISS-XForce which can cause snort to execute arbitrary code embedded within sniffed network packets.
 
Mandrake: tcpdump Multiple vulnerabilities  03 March 2003 
By sending a specially crafted network packet, an attacker is able to to cause tcpdump to enter an infinite loop. In addition, the tcpdump developers found a potential infinite loop when tcpdump parses malformed BGP packets. A buffer overflow was also discovered that can be exploited with certain malformed NFS packets.
 
Mandrake: sendmail Remote vulnerability  03 March 2003 
Updated Sendmail packages are available to fix a vulnerability thatmay allow remote attackers to gain root privileges by sending acarefully crafted message.
 
Mandrake: webmin session ID spoofing vulnerability  27 February 2003 
This vulnerability allows an attacker to spoof a session ID by including special metacharacters in the BASE64 encoding string used during the authentication process.
 
Mandrake: shadow-utils improper group vulnerability  27 February 2003 
When useradd creates an account, it would create it with improper permissions; instead of having it owned by the group mail, it would be owned by the user's primary group.
 
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