Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mutt (MDKSA-2002:002-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 13910
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionJoost Pol reported a remotely exploitable buffer overflow in the mutt email client. It is recommended that all mutt users upgrade their packages immediately.
The previous packages released for 8.x were unable to recall postponed messages due to an incorrect patch. These new packages also provide the compressed folders patch that was unavailable when MDKSA-2002:002 was announced.
SolutionUpdate the affected mutt package.