Fedora 13 : mutt-1.5.21-5.fc13 (2011-7756)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This is an update that fixes a hostname verification of x.509
certificates and a segmentation fault during reading message headers.

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=688755
http://www.nessus.org/u?dfadb2d5

Solution :

Update the affected mutt package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55148 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46803

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1429

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