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Security Linux News for Dec 29, 2002

  • Gentoo Linux Advisory: cyrus-sasl (Dec 29, 2002, 00:05)
    "'Insufficient buffer length checking in user name canonicalization may allow attacker to execute arbitrary code on servers using Cyrus SASL library...'"

  • Debian GNU/Linux Advisory: typespeed (Dec 29, 2002, 00:04)
    "A problem has been discovered in the typespeed, a game that lets you measure your typematic speed. By overflowing a buffer a local attacker could execute arbitrary commands under the group id games..."

  • Conectiva Linux Advisory: cyrus-imapd (Dec 29, 2002, 00:03)
    "Timo Sirainen discovered a remotely exploitable pre-login buffer overflow in cyrus imapd. The problem resides in the way memory is managed (an integer overflow can cause less memory than needed to be allocated)..."