FreeBSD : fetchmail -- address parsing vulnerability (af0296be-2455-11d8-82e5-0020ed76ef5a)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Fetchmail can be crashed by a malicious email message.

See also :

http://security.e-matters.de/advisories/052002.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?afb95521

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36402 (freebsd_pkg_af0296be245511d882e50020ed76ef5a.nasl)

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