25 Apr 2012
This covers vulnerabilities where a user is able to conduct certain tasks with the privileges of other users or administrative users.
This typically includes cases where a local user on a client or server system can gain access to the administrator or root account thus taking full control of the system.
Debian has issued an update for dropbear. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious users to gain escalated privileges.
For more information:
Apply updated packages via the apt-get package manager.