Fedora Core 5 : spamassassin-3.1.8-1.fc5 (2007-242)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24361


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


This upgrades to version 3.1.8, which fixes some bugs and CVE-2007-0451 Malformed HTML Denial of Service.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected spamassassin and / or spamassassin-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 24361

File Name: fedora_2007-242.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/02/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:spamassassin, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:spamassassin-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/02/15

Exploitable With

Metasploit (SpamAssassin spamd Remote Command Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2447, CVE-2007-0451

FEDORA: 2007-242

CWE: 399