FreeBSD : emacs -- movemail format string vulnerability (3e3c860d-7dae-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)
High Nessus Plugin ID 18910
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionMax Vozeler discovered several format string vulnerabilities in the movemail utility of Emacs. They can be exploited when connecting to a malicious POP server and can allow an attacker can execute arbitrary code under the privileges of the user running Emacs.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.