Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : Mailman vulnerabilities (USN-5121-1)

info Nessus Plugin ID 154337
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Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote Ubuntu 16.04 LTS host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the USN-5121-1 advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected mailman package.

See Also

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5121-1

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 154337

File Name: ubuntu_USN-5121-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/22/2021

Updated: 10/22/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:-:lts:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:mailman:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/cpu, Host/Debian/dpkg-l, Host/Ubuntu, Host/Ubuntu/release

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/22/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/22/2021

Reference Information

USN: 5121-1