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New versions of cfingerd fixes root exploit Print E-mail
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Debian We have received a report that the all versions of cfingerd prior to 1.4.0 and 1.3.2-18.1 are vulnerable to a root exploit - as posted on bugtraq.
We have received a report that the all versions of cfingerd prior to
1.4.0 and 1.3.2-18.1 are vulnerable to a root exploit - as posted on

We recommend you upgrade your cfingerd package immediately or disable
ALLOW_EXECUTION.  The latter is turned off in the default Debian

wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

Debian GNU/Linux 2.1 alias slink

  Source archives:
      MD5 checksum: 01f1f08cb22716f3188370bb827557e4
      MD5 checksum: 8fd375da499ec3e0198981a97c11d5fe

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 7edc36abd55c18c0c8f9e90837ab15cb

  Intel architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 515bdcc9e579ce8b886341658bacaefd

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: ec6f1388f5a7b407637aabc4de29a0c5

  Alpha architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 97123d5b5eed85c74788d0c35c20b03b

Debian GNU/Linux unstable alias potato

  Source archives:
      MD5 checksum: ad4cf97b7c3f679e3b4133320cac769c
      MD5 checksum: c5b5448968db444ee70075087e35a294

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 8aa7fd61b8db6f76cb8120df3082a54e

  Intel ia32 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: a33ea81eb429c7b734a2769685c1131a

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 09b035f723bb9dd831e7d3a23f80f2f7

  Alpha architecture:
      MD5 checksum: a3ecf841a966487fa888a6b4e9f92bc7

  PowerPC architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 011da6d4cacaaf78304559606ff2f05e

For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate
directory$arch/ .

Debian GNU/Linux      .    Security Managers     .
  Christian Hudon     .     Wichert Akkerman     .     Martin Schulze
   .     .   

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