Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that mutt incorrectly verified the hostname in an
SSL certificate. An attacker could trick mutt into trusting a rogue
SMTPS, IMAPS, or POP3S server's certificate, which was signed by a
trusted certificate authority, to perform a man-in-the-middle attack.
Update the affected mutt and / or mutt-patched packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 56346 ()
Bugtraq ID: 46803
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1429
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