Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Aliet Santiesteban Sifontes discovered a remote Denial of Service
vulnerability in the attachment handler. An email with an attachment
whose filename contained invalid UTF-8 characters caused mailman to
Mailman did not sufficiently verify the validity of email dates. Very
large numbers in dates caused mailman to crash. (CVE-2005-4153).
Update the affected mailman package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 20789 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-3573CVE-2005-4153
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