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Mandrake: xchat dns query handling  15 August 2002 
xchat does not filter the response from an IRC server when a /dns query is executed, so an IRC server may return a malicious response formatted so that arbitrary commands are executed with the privilege of the user running xchat.
Mandrake: bind denial of service  15 August 2002 
An error condition will trigger the shutdown of the bind server when the rdataset parameter in message.c is not NULL as expected. This can only be used to create a Denial of Service on the server; the error condition is correctly detected, so it will not allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the server.
Mandrake: libpng buffer overflow  14 August 2002 
A buffer overflow was found in the in the progressive reader of the PNG library when the PNG datastream contains more IDAT data than indicated by the IHDR chunk.
Mandrake: glibc buffer overflow  14 August 2002 
A buffer overflow vulnerability was found in the way that the glibc resolver handles the resolution of network names and addresses via DNS in glibc versions 2.2.5 and earlier.
Mandrake: chfn Privilege escalation vulnerability  11 August 2002 
In chfn, using a carefully crafted attack sequence, an attacker can exploit a complex file locking and modification race that would allow them to make changes to the /etc/passwd file.
Mandrake: mod_ssl off-by-one  09 August 2002 
A mod_ssl off-by-one error was discovered dealing with the handling of older configuration directorives. A malicious user could potentially execute arbitrary commands as the apache user or execute a DoS against the apache child processes.
Mandrake: OpenSSL Multiple vulnerabilities  07 August 2002 
An audit of the OpenSSL code by A.L. Digital Ltd and The Bunker, under the DARPA program CHATS, discovered a number of vulnerabilities in the OpenSSL code that are all potentially remotely exploitable.
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