Flaw: integer overflow in XDR library

A flaw has been found in Sun's XDR code library, which is used by third-party applications to provide a platform-independent method for sending data from one system process to another. An integer overflow in one of XDR's functions could be exploited by a malicious user to execute arbitrary code on the affected machine. The XDR code is used by multiple operating system vendors.

To see the CERT advisory for specific patches, click here For the OpenASF patch from Debian, click here

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