Subject: Re: xpilot (games/xpilot) vulnerability.
To: Richard Rauch <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/12/2002 15:53:15
On Fri, Jul 12, 2002 at 08:24:29AM -0500, Richard Rauch wrote:
> While poking around the site (curious about their MS-WINDOWS
> support, actually; (^&), I noticed a remark that the game server (xpilots)
> has a security vulnerability.  (It was fixed a while back, but our package
> is a bit crufty, predating the fix.)


> At the very least, the package auditing ``vulnerabilities'' file should
> probably be updated.
> I don't have any more specific information on the problem

I updated the package, and added a line to the vulnerabilities file

Thanks for the note,

Thomas Klausner -
Intolerance is the last defense of the insecure.