Debian Security Advisory DSA-2174-1 email@example.com http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst February 26, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
Package : avahi Vulnerability : denial of service Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2011-1002 Debian Bug : 614785
It was discovered that avahi, an implementation of the zeroconf protocol, can be crashed remotely by a single UDP packet, which may result in a denial of service.
For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.23-3lenny3.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.27-2+squeeze1.
For the testing (wheezy) and unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.28-4.
We recommend that you upgrade your avahi packages.
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