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The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New getmail packages are available for Slackware 9.1, 10.0 and
-current to fix a security issue. If getmail is used as root to
deliver to user owned files or directories, it can be made to
overwrite system files.
See also :
Update the affected getmail package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18776 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0880CVE-2004-0881
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