Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 17.10 : mailman vulnerability (USN-3563-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106709
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionIt was discovered that Mailman incorrectly handled certain web scripts. An attacker could possibly use this to inject arbitrary code.
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SolutionUpdate the affected mailman package.