Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Ulf Harnhammar discovered that Evolution did not correctly handle
format strings when processing encrypted emails. A remote attacker
could exploit this by sending a specially crafted email, resulting in
arbitrary code execution.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 31405 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-0072