SuSE 11.3 Security Update : procmail (SAT Patch Number 9689)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

procmail was updated to fix a security issue in its formail helper.

- When formail processed specially crafted e-mail headers
a heap corruption could be triggered, which would lead
to a crash of formail. (CVE-2014-3618)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894999
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3618.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9689.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77723 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3618

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