Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mutt (MDKSA-2004:010)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A bug in mutt was reported by Neils Heinen that could allow a remote
attacker to send a carefully crafted mail message that can cause mutt
to segfault and possibly execute arbitrary code as the user running

The updated packages have been patched to correct the problem.

Solution :

Update the affected mutt package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14110 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-010.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0078

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