Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : evolution (MDKSA-2003:045)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 14029


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the Evolution email client.
These problems make it possible for a carefully constructed email message to crash the program, causing general system instability by starving resources.


Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 14029

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2003-045.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Published: 2004/07/31

Modified: 2013/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:evolution, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:evolution-pilot, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libevolution0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libevolution0-devel, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.0, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2003/04/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0128, CVE-2003-0129, CVE-2003-0130

MDKSA: 2003:045