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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1713-1 (rt2500)

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

9.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

13 years ago

Modified

Modified

5 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to rt2500 announced via advisory DSA 1713-1.

Insight

Insight

It was discovered that an integer overflow in the Probe Request packet parser of the Ralinktech wireless drivers might lead to remote denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code. Please note that you need to rebuild your driver from the source package in order to set this update into effect. Detailed instructions can be found in /usr/share/doc/rt2500-source/README.Debian For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.1.0+cvs20060620-3+etch1. For the upcoming stable distribution (lenny) and the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.1.0-b4+cvs20080623-3. We recommend that you upgrade your rt2500 package.

Solution

Solution

https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%201713-1

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