FreeBSD : Buffer overflow in Mutt 1.4 (67c05283-5d62-11d8-80e3-0020ed76ef5a)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Mutt 1.4 contains a buffer overflow that could be exploited with a
specially formed message, causing Mutt to crash or possibly execute
arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.mutt.org/news.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?f5fc1ec7

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37471 (freebsd_pkg_67c052835d6211d880e30020ed76ef5a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0078

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