Package : inetutils Version : 2:18.104.22.168.3a460-3+deb8u1 CVE ID : CVE-2020-10188 Debian Bug : 956084
NOTE: This DLA was intially sent on 2020-04-14 but for reasons unknown failed to reach the mailing list. It is being re-sent now to ensure that it appears in the mailing list archive. No new version of inetutils has been published since version 2:22.214.171.124.3a460-3+deb8u1 described in the original advisory.
A vulnerability was discovered in the telnetd component of inetutils, a collection of network utilities. Execution of arbitrary remote code was possible through short writes or urgent data.
For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version 2:126.96.36.199.3a460-3+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your inetutils packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS