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    Debian: ethereal Buffer overflow vulnerabilities

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    Several buffer overflow vulnerabilities were discovered in ethereal.
    Debian Security Advisory DSA 511-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                             Matt Zimmerman
    May 30th, 2004                 
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    Package        : ethereal
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflows
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Ids        : CAN-2004-0176 
    Several buffer overflow vulnerabilities were discovered in ethereal, a
    network traffic analyzer.  These vulnerabilites are described in the
    ethereal advisory "enpa-sa-00013".  Of these, only some parts of
    CAN-2004-0176 affect the version of ethereal in Debian woody.
    CAN-2004-0367 and CAN-2004-0365 are not applicable to this version.
    For the current stable distribution (woody), these problems have been
    fixed in version 0.9.4-1woody7.
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.10.3-1.
    We recommend that you update your ethereal package.
    Upgrade Instructions
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    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody
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      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next revision.
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