openSUSE Security Update : procmail (openSUSE-SU-2014:1114-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

procmail was updated to fix a heap-overflow in procmail's formail
utility when processing specially crafted email headers (bnc#894999,
CVE-2014-3618)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-09/msg00016.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894999

Solution :

Update the affected procmail packages.

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:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77660 ()

Bugtraq ID: 69573

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3618

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