How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
Updated XEmacs packages that fix a string format issue are now
XEmacs is a powerful, customizable, self-documenting, modeless text
Max Vozeler discovered several format string vulnerabilities in the
movemail utility of XEmacs. If a user connects to a malicious POP
server, an attacker can execute arbitrary code as the user running
xemacs. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
(cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2005-0100 to this issue.
Users of XEmacs are advised to upgrade to these updated packages,
which contain backported patches to correct this issue.
See also :
Update the affected xemacs, xemacs-el and / or xemacs-info packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16369 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-0100
Nessus Professional: Scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & moreNessus Cloud: The power of Nessus for teams – from the cloud
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.