GLSA-200406-04 : Mailman: Member password disclosure vulnerability
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 14515
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200406-04 (Mailman: Member password disclosure vulnerability)
Mailman contains an unspecified vulnerability in the handling of request emails.
By sending a carefully crafted email request to the mailman server an attacker could obtain member passwords.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll users of Mailman should upgrade to the latest stable version:
# emerge sync # emerge -pv '>=net-mail/mailman-2.1.5' # emerge '>=net-mail/mailman-2.1.5'