USN-832-1: FreeRADIUS vulnerability
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-832-1
16th September, 2009
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 8.04 LTS
It was discovered that FreeRADIUS did not correctly handle certain
malformed attributes. A remote attacker could exploit this flaw and cause
the FreeRADIUS server to crash, resulting in a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package version:
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the