Subject: Re: Weird advisory
To: Xavier HUMBERT <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
Date: 12/26/2002 08:48:07
On Thu, 26 Dec 2002, Xavier HUMBERT wrote:
> What is the "unknown" vulnerability ?
> > Running /etc/security.local:
> > Package png-1.2.5nb1 has a unknown vulnerability, see
> > ftp://swrinde.nde.swri.edu/pub/png-group/archives/png-list.200212
> When you look kat the mentioned URL, there's no vulnerability discussed.
Oops, my goof. I copied and pasted from an earlier advisory, and
failed to account for the fact that there's no formal advisory, just
discussion on the png-implement list. [Andrew Brown pointed it out to
me last night, but inexplicably didn't fix it. 8-)] Try it now.