This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
An updated mailman package that fixes a denial of service flaw is now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4.
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
Mailman is software to help manage email discussion lists.
A flaw was found in the way Mailman handles MIME multipart messages.
An attacker could send a carefully crafted MIME multipart email
message to a mailing list run by Mailman which would cause that
particular mailing list to stop working. (CVE-2006-0052)
Users of Mailman should upgrade to this updated package, which
contains backported patches to correct 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: 21682 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-0052