openSUSE 10 Security Update : claws-mail (claws-mail-4495)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a format string bug in the inc_put_error() function.
This bug is triggered when error messages from the POP3 server are
displayed and can be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code.

Solution :

Update the affected claws-mail packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27186 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2958

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