Gentoo Linux Distribution - Security Advisories

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    Gentoo: bladeenc arbitrary code execution
    Date 05 Feb 2003
    Category Gentoo Linux Distribution - Security Advisories
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    A wave file will let the attacker to execute all the code he wants on the victim.

    Gentoo: slocate buffer overflow vulnerability
    Date 03 Feb 2003
    Category Gentoo Linux Distribution - Security Advisories
    Hits: 4463

    The overflow appears when the slocate is run with two parameters: -c and -r, using as arguments a 1024 bytes string.

    Gentoo: vim command execution vulnerability
    Date 22 Jan 2003
    Category Gentoo Linux Distribution - Security Advisories
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    Opening a specially crafted text file with vim can execute arbitrary shell commands and pass parameters to them.

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