Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mailman (MDKSA-2005:037)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered in Mailman, which allows a remote
directory traversal exploit using URLs of the form '.../....///' to
access private Mailman configuration data.

The vulnerability lies in the Mailman/Cgi/private.py file.

Updated packages correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected mailman package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16461 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-037.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0202

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