Debian Information for VU#341908
Multiple Telnet Clients vulnerable to buffer overflow via the env_opt_add() function in telnet.c
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- Date Updated: 04 Apr 2005
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The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.
We have confirmed with the vendor that very early versions of Debian shipped a Telnet client vulnerable to this issue. However, more recent and the current builds of Debian are not affected. However note, the Debian krb5 implementation includes a telnet client as well which is vulnerable. This will be fixed with an update. Version 1.2.4-5woody8 has the corrections to both CAN-2005-0468 and CAN-2005-0469.
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