Fedora 15 : exim-4.76-2.fc15 (2011-7111)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes two remote execution exploits in DKIM processing
code (CVE-2011-1407, CVE-2011-1764).

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=702474
http://www.nessus.org/u?eddd3e86

Solution :

Update the affected exim package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54576 ()

Bugtraq ID: 47736

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1764

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