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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
The fetchmail team reports :
Fetchmail contains a bug that causes an application crash when
fetchmail is configured for multidrop mode and the upstream mail
server sends a message without headers. As fetchmail does not record
this message as 'previously fetched', it will crash with the same
message if it is re-executed, so it cannot make progress. A malicious
or broken-into upstream server could thus cause a denial of service in
See also :
Update the affected package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8