Vulnerability type: possible local exploit
The version of mtr as distributed in Debian GNU/Linux 2l1 (aka
slink) did not drop root privileges correctly. While there are no
known exploits it is conceivable that a weakness in gtk or ncurses
could be used to exploit this.
This has been fixed in version 0.28-1, and we recommend that you
upgrade your mtr package.
will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
will install the referenced file.
Debian GNU/Linux 2.1 alias slink
This version of Debian was released only for Intel ia32, the
Motorola 680×0, the alpha and the Sun sparc architecture.
MD5 checksum: a4fd6dbcc3b50914299b5de93d4b4ce8
MD5 checksum: 4570f1d02c68225e5819c0d41a9efb45
MD5 checksum: 40074f51f01fbd295f330401175f9223
MD5 checksum: 2aafabb8fe0e618030cdd5a5cab20769
Intel ia32 architecture:
MD5 checksum: b1f0fdfa4d213531bd613b69ebe62b14
Motorola 680×0 architecture:
MD5 checksum: 6c2089822ed8283885ccd6ab3564bf08
Sun Sparc architecture:
MD5 checksum: 024ee70deac4dcb0a78b2cb5eedd287e
These files will be moved into
For not yet released architectures please refer to the
appropriate directory ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/sid/binary-$arch/