FreeBSD : mailman -- password disclosure (ad9d2518-3471-4737-b60b-9a1f51023b28)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Barry Warsaw reports :

Today I am releasing Mailman 2.1.5, a bug fix release [...] This
version also contains a fix for an exploit that could allow 3rd
parties to retrieve member passwords. It is thus highly recommended
that all existing sites upgrade to the latest version.

See also :

http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2004-May/000072.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?43fa1a95

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19079 (freebsd_pkg_ad9d251834714737b60b9a1f51023b28.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0412

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