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From: Daniel Ahlberg <aliz@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user-es] [gentoo-announce] GLSA: pam_ldap
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 16:34:06
Message-Id: 20021030223341.208233368F@mail1.tamperd.net
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GENTOO LINUX SECURITY ANNOUNCEMENT 200210-013
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PACKAGE : pam_ldap
SUMMARY : format string attack
DATE    : 2002-10-30 22:10 UTC
EXPLOIT : local

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Versions 143 and earlier of the pam_ldap module are vulnerable to a 
format string attack. A local attacker could supply a malicious 
format string when opening a configuration file, which could allow 
the attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system with elevated 
privileges.

SOLUTION

It is recommended that all Gentoo Linux users who are running
net-libs/pam_ldap-134-r1 and earlier update their systems as follows:

emerge rsync
emerge pam_ldap
emerge clean

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