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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
Fetchmail 5.0.8 through 6.3.21, when using NTLM authentication in
debug mode, allows remote NTLM servers to (1) cause a denial of
service (crash and delayed delivery of inbound mail) via a crafted
NTLM response that triggers an out-of-bounds read in the base64
decoder, or (2) obtain sensitive information from memory via an NTLM
Type 2 message with a crafted Target Name structure, which triggers an
See also :
Run 'yum update fetchmail' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69622 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-3482