Gentoo: maelstrom buffer overflow vulnerability
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Gentoo A local buffer overflow exists in maelstrom.

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GENTOO LINUX SECURITY ANNOUNCEMENT 200305-11
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          PACKAGE : maelstrom
          SUMMARY : buffer overflow
             DATE : 2003-05-30 13:07 UTC
          EXPLOIT : local
VERSIONS AFFECTED : =maelstrom-3.0.6
              CVE : CAN-2003-0325

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A local buffer overflow exists in maelstrom.

Read the full advisory at 
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=105337792703887&w=2

SOLUTION

It is recommended that all Gentoo Linux users who are running
app-games/maelstrom upgrade to maelstrom-3.0.6 as follows

emerge sync
emerge maelstrom
emerge clean

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