This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
Updated evolution-data-server package that fixes a security bug are
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
This update has been rated as having important security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
The evolution-data-server package provides a unified backend for
programs that work with contacts, tasks, and calendar information.
A flaw was found in the way evolution-data-server processes certain
IMAP server messages. If a user can be tricked into connecting to a
malicious IMAP server it may be possible to execute arbitrary code as
the user running the evolution-data-server process. (CVE-2007-3257)
All users of evolution-data-server should upgrade to these updated
packages, which contain a backported patch which resolves this issue.
See also :
Update the affected evolution-data-server and / or
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false