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Pardus: 2010-110: Iputils: Denial of Service Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
A denial of service vulnerability has been fixed in Iputils.
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Pardus Linux Security Advisory 2010-110           security@pardus.org.tr
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      Date: 2010-08-11
  Severity: 3
      Type: Remote
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Summary
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A denial of service vulnerability has been fixed in Iputils.


Description
==========
CVE-2010-2529:

Unspecified vulnerability in  ping.c  in  iputils  20020927,  20070202,
20071127, and 20100214 on Mandriva Linux  allows  remote  attackers  to
cause a denial of service (hang) via a crafted echo response.



Affected packages:

  Pardus 2009:
    iputils, all before 20071127-8-6


Resolution
=========
There are update(s) for iputils. You can update them via Package Manager
or with a single command from console:

    pisi up iputils

References
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  * http://bugs.pardus.org.tr/show_bug.cgi?id916

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