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Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS: Security Advisory for slirp (DLA-2551-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'slirp'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2551-1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'slirp'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2551-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Two issues have been found in slirp, a SLIP/PPP emulator using a dial up
shell account.


Due to mismanagement of memory, a heap-based buffer overflow or
other out-of-bounds access might happen, which can lead to a DoS
or potential execute arbitrary code.


Prevent a buffer overflow vulnerability due to incorrect usage
of return values from snprintf.

Affected Software/OS:
'slirp' package(s) on Debian Linux.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your slirp packages.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-7039
Bugtraq: 20200203 [SECURITY] [DSA 4616-1] qemu security update (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-4616 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2020:0348
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2020:0775
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:0468 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-8608
Debian Security Information: DSA-4733 (Google Search)
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