Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
A remote Denial of Service vulnerability was discovered in the decoder
for multipart messages. Certain parts of type
'message/delivery-status' or parts containing only two blank lines
triggered an exception. An attacker could exploit this to crash
Mailman by sending a specially crafted email to a mailing list.
Update the affected mailman package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0