Gentoo: atftp Buffer overflow vulnerability
Posted by LinuxSecurity.com Team   
Gentoo A buffer overflow has been fixed in atftp.

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GENTOO LINUX SECURITY ANNOUNCEMENT 200306-03
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          PACKAGE : atftp
          SUMMARY : buffer overflow
             DATE : 2003-06-08 19:28 UTC
          EXPLOIT : remote
VERSIONS AFFECTED : =atftp-6.0-r2
              CVE :

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atftp contains a buffer overflow.

More information is available at 
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=105493701708152&w=2


SOLUTION

It is recommended that all Gentoo Linux users who are running
net-ftp/aftp upgrade to atftp-6.0-r2 as follows

emerge sync
emerge atftp
emerge clean

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