Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1837-1 rdesktop -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 25 Jun 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 930387.
- More information:
Several security vulnerabilities were discovered in the rdesktop RDP client, which could result in buffer overflows and execution of arbitrary code.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.8.6-0+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your rdesktop packages.
For the detailed security status of rdesktop please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/rdesktop
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS