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Re: buffer overflow in ssh IT IS A STUPID JOKE!!

On Mon, 2 Nov 1998, Anthony C. Zboralski wrote:

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 : the sshd buffer overflow is a joke!

Says you.

 : This advisory was CANCELLED on Nov. 1, 1998 without ever having been
 : issued. The potential buffer overflow condition described in the advisory
 : was determined to have been caused by outside factors, and does not appear
 : to be an exploitable condition in "sshd." Unfortunately, a draft copy of
 : this advisory was included in Rootshell Bulletin #25 on Nov. 1, 1998. The
 : contents of this advisory should be DISREGARDED.

Says IBM.  Rootshell says differently.

Nathan Norman
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