Debian LTS: DLA-1837-1: rdesktop security update

    Date25 Jun 2019
    CategoryDebian LTS
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security vulnerabilities were discovered in the rdesktop RDP client, which could result in buffer overflows and execution of arbitrary code.
    
    Package        : rdesktop
    Version        : 1.8.6-0+deb8u1
    Debian Bug     : 930387
    
    
    Several security vulnerabilities were discovered in the rdesktop RDP
    client, which could result in buffer overflows and execution of
    arbitrary code.
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    1.8.6-0+deb8u1.
    
    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 LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
    
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    Jonas Meurer
    
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