Debian: DSA-4394-1: rdesktop security update

    Date 18 Feb 2019
    4408
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security issues were found in the rdesktop RDP client, which could result in denial of service, information disclosure and the execution of arbitrary code.
    -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
    Hash: SHA512
    
    - -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4394-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    February 18, 2019                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
    - -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Package        : rdesktop
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-8791 CVE-2018-8792 CVE-2018-8793 CVE-2018-8794 
                     CVE-2018-8795 CVE-2018-8796 CVE-2018-8797 CVE-2018-8798 
                     CVE-2018-8799 CVE-2018-8800 CVE-2018-20174
    		 CVE-2018-20175 CVE-2018-20176 CVE-2018-20177
    		 CVE-2018-20178 CVE-2018-20179 CVE-2018-20180
    		 CVE-2018-20181 CVE-2018-20182
    
    Multiple security issues were found in the rdesktop RDP client, which
    could result in denial of service, information disclosure and the
    execution of arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.8.4-1~deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your rdesktop packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of rdesktop please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/rdesktop
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
    Mailing list: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    Are you considering making the switch to Purism's new Librem 14 Linux laptop to improve your security and privacy online?

    No answer selected. Please try again.
    Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
    Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 3 answer(s).
    /main-polls/31-are-you-considering-making-the-switch-to-purism-s-new-librem-14-linux-laptop-to-improve-your-security-and-privacy-online?task=poll.vote&format=json
    31
    radio
    [{"id":"109","title":"Yes - the hardware kill switches and default ad blocking\/tracking protection sold me on it.","votes":"3","type":"x","order":"1","pct":37.5,"resources":[]},{"id":"110","title":"Not sure yet - I need to do more research.","votes":"4","type":"x","order":"2","pct":50,"resources":[]},{"id":"111","title":"No - I'm satisfied with my current laptop and have no security\/privacy concerns.","votes":"1","type":"x","order":"3","pct":12.5,"resources":[]}] ["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"] ["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"] 350
    bottom 200

    Advisories

    Please enable / Bitte aktiviere JavaScript!
    Veuillez activer / Por favor activa el Javascript![ ? ]

    We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.