Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : fetchmail (MDKSA-2005:236)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20467
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionFetchmail before 6.3.1 and before 22.214.171.124, when configured for multidrop mode, allows remote attackers to cause a DoS (application crash) by sending messages without headers from upstream mail servers.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected fetchmail, fetchmail-daemon and / or fetchmailconf packages.