Fedora Core 5 : mutt-1.4.2.1-7.fc5 (2006-1061)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Oct 24 2006 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at
redhat.com> 5:1.4.2.1-7.fc5

- fix insecure temp file creation on NFS (#211085,
CVE-2006-5297)

- Thu Jun 29 2006 Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar at
redhat.com> 5:1.4.2.1-6.3.fc5

- fix a buffer overflow when processing IMAP namespace
(#197152, CVE-2006-3242)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?9759cbe1

Solution :

Update the affected mutt and / or mutt-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24036 (fedora_2006-1061.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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