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This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
Metamail is a set of utilities for processing MIME mail. New metamail
packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, and -current.
These fix two format string bugs and two buffer overflows which could
lead to unauthorized code execution. Thanks to Ulf Hä
discovering these problems and providing a patch.
See also :
Update the affected metamail package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18770 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0104CVE-2004-0105
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