Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : fetchmail (SSA:2010-136-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New fetchmail packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1,
10.0, 10.1, 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, and -current to fix a
security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6df3655e

Solution :

Update the affected fetchmail package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 46345 ()

Bugtraq ID: 39556

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1167