This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200408-06
(SpamAssassin: Denial of Service vulnerability)
SpamAssassin contains an unspecified Denial of Service vulnerability.
By sending a specially crafted message an attacker could cause a Denial
of Service attack against the SpamAssassin service.
There is no known workaround at this time. All users are encouraged to
upgrade to the latest available version of SpamAssassin.
See also :
All SpamAssassin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=mail-filter/spamassassin-2.64'
# emerge '>=mail-filter/spamassassin-2.64'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 14562 (gentoo_GLSA-200408-06.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0796