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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
A Secunia Advisory reports :
A vulnerability has been reported in SpamAssassin, which can be
exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to the use of an inefficient regular
expression in '/SpamAssassin/Message.pm' to parse email headers. This
can cause perl to crash when it runs out of stack space and can be
exploited via a malicious email that contains a large number of
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21457 (freebsd_pkg_7f3fdef751d211da8e930010dc4afb40.nasl)
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