This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
Updated mailman packages that correct a mailman security issue are now
The mailman package is software to help manage email discussion lists.
A flaw in the true_path function of Mailman was discovered. A remote
attacker who is a member of a private mailman list could use a
carefully crafted URL and gain access to arbitrary files on the
server. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
(cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2005-0202 to this issue.
Note: Mailman installations running on Apache 2.0-based servers are
not vulnerable to this issue.
Users of mailman should update to these erratum packages that contain
a patch and are not vulnerable to this issue.
See also :
Update the affected mailman package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16371 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-0202