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Security Linux News for Apr 25, 2003

  • Mandrake Linux Advisory: ethereal (Dec 11, 2003, 21:55)
    "A number of vulnerabilities were discovered in ethereal that, if exploited, could be used to make ethereal crash or run arbitrary code by injecting malicious malformed packets onto the wire or by convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file..."

  • Mandrake Linux Advisory: ethereal (Apr 25, 2003, 12:58)
    "A vulnerability was discovered in Ethereal 0.9.9 and earlier that allows a remote attacker to use specially crafted SOCKS packets to cause a denial of service (DoS) and possibly execute arbitrary code..."

  • Red Hat Linux Advisories: LPRng, mICQ (Apr 25, 2003, 12:55)
    Two security advisories from Red Hat.