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|Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201206-12 ] tftp-hpa: Remote buffer overflow
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: tftp-hpa: Remote buffer overflow (GLSA 201206-12)
Date: June 21, 2012
A vulnerability was found in tftp-hpa, which leads to remote
execution of arbitrary code.
tftp-hpa is the port of the OpenBSD TFTP server.
Vulnerable: < 5.1
Unaffected: >= 5.1
Architectures: All supported architectures
A vulnerability has been discovered in tftp-hpa. Please review the CVE
identifier referenced below for details.
The vulnerability might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
There is no known workaround at this time.
All tftp-hpa users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-ftp/tftp-hpa-5.1"