Vulnerabilities: CDE ToolTalk

CERT reports that two vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Common Desktop Environment (CDE is an integrated graphical user interface that runs on UNIX and Linux operating systems) ToolTalk RPC database server. "The first vulnerability could be used by a remote attacker to delete arbitrary files, cause a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code or commands. The second vulnerability could allow a local attacker to overwrite arbitrary files with contents of the attacker's choice.

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