FreeBSD : fetchmail denial-of-service vulnerability (48)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: fetchmail

See also :

http://drupal.org/node/184315
http://drupal.org/node/184316
http://drupal.org/node/184320
http://drupal.org/node/184348
http://drupal.org/node/184354
http://secunia.com/advisories/12160
http://secunia.com/advisories/27292
http://www.cipher.org.uk/index.php?p=advisories/Certificate_Spoofing_Mozilla_FireFox_25-07-2004.advisory
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-09.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-12.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-13.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-14.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-15.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-16.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-17.html
http://www.openbsd.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb/ports/mail/fetchmail/patches/Attic/patch-rfc822_c?rev=1.1
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/13450
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/ac4b9d18-67a9-11d8-80e3-0020ed76ef5a.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 12541 (freebsd_fetchmail_625.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 8843

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0792

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