Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2001 21:56:32 +0100
From: Martin Schulze firstname.lastname@example.org
To: Debian Security Announcements
Subject: [SECURITY] [DSA 036-1] New version of Midnight Commander
Package : mc
Vulnerability : random program execution
Type : local
Fixed version : 4.5.42-11.potato.6
It has been reported that a local user could tweak Midnight
Commander of another user into executing a random program under the
user id of the person running Midnight Commander. This behaviour
has been fixed by Andrew V. Samoilov.
We recommend you upgrade your mc package.
will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
will install the referenced file.
You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.
Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
Potato was released for the alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and
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