MDKSA-2006:061 : mailman

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake host is missing one or more security-related

Description :, in Mailman 2.1.5 and earlier, when using email 2.5 (part
of Python), is susceptible to a DoS (mailman service stops delivering
for the list in question) if it encounters a badly formed mime
multipart message with only one part and that part has two blank
lines between the first boundary and the end boundary.

Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21176 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-061.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0052

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