Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : evolution (MDKSA-2007:136)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A flaw in Evolution/evolution-data-server was found in how Evolution
would process certain IMAP server messages. If a user were tricked
into connecting to a malicious IMAP server, it was possible that
arbitrary code could be executed with the privileges of the user using
Evolution.

Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25602 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-136.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3257

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