Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : fetchmail (SSA:2011-171-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 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, 13.1, 13.37, and
-current to fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?dfb0acc4

Solution :

Update the affected fetchmail package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55173 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1947