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Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2001 23:56:01 +0100
From: Martin Schulze <joey@finlandia.infodrom.north.de>
To: Debian Security Announcements <debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org>
Subject: [SECURITY] [DSA-016-2] Correction: New version of wu-ftpd released

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-016-2                       security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                               Martin Schulze
January 23, 2001
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Package        : wu-ftpd
Vulnerability  : temp file creation and format string
Debian-specific: no

Security people at WireX have noticed a temp file creation bug and the
WU-FTPD development team has found a possible format string bug in
wu-ftpd.  Both could be remotely exploited, though no such exploit
exists currently.

This additional advisory only announces a recompile of the package for
the Intel ia32 architecture.  The upload from yesterday was lacking
PAM support.  This only required a recompile and contains no other fixes.

For upgrading please use

wget url
	will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

Or use an automated update by adding the resources from the footer to
the proper configuration.

Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
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  Intel ia32 architecture:

      MD5 checksum: 5cdd2172e1b2459f1115cf034c91fe40

  These files will be moved into
  ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/stable/*/binary-$arch/ soon.

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