Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : spamassassin (MDKSA-2007:125)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

SpamAssassin 3.1.x, when running as root with unusual configuration
options using vpopmail or virtual users, could allow local users to
cause a denial of service (via corrupting arbitrary files) using a
symlink attack on a file used by spamd.

SpamAssassin 3.1.9, which corrects this flaw, is provided with this

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25537 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-125.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2873

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