CVSS Base Vector:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'aspell'
Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the DSA-1966-1 advisory.
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.
It was discovered that Aspell, the GNU spell checker, incorrectly
handled certain inputs which leads to a stack-based buffer over-read.
An attacker could potentially access sensitive information.
'aspell' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Debian Linux.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your aspell Linux Distribution Packages.
Linux Distribution Package
Debian Local Security Checks
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