Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : elm (MDKSA-2001:067)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A buffer overflow exists in the elm email client when handling very
long message-ids. This would overwrite other header fields and could
potentially cause further damage.

Solution :

Update the affected elm package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13882 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-067.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1174

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