SuSE 11.3 Security Update : mutt (SAT Patch Number 9023)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

The mailreader mutt was updated to fix a security issue in displaying
mail headers, where a crafted e-mail could cause a heap overflow,
which in turn might be used by attackers to crash mutt or potentially
even execute code.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=868115
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0467.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9023.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73297 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0467

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