Fedora 9 : postfix-2.5.5-1.fc9 (2008-8593)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

New upstream patch level version 2.5.5, including multiple security
fixes detailed in upstream announcements:
http://www.postfix.org/announcements/20080814.html
http://www.postfix.org/announcements/20080902.html

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.postfix.org/announcements/20080814.html
http://www.postfix.org/announcements/20080902.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=456314
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=456347
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=460906
http://www.nessus.org/u?c386e55d

Solution :

Update the affected postfix package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34376 (fedora_2008-8593.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 30691
30977

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2936
CVE-2008-2937
CVE-2008-3889

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