SuSE 10 Security Update : mutt (ZYPP Patch Number 3752)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 29523


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of mutt fixes a vulnerability in the APOP implementation that allows an active attacker to guess three bytes of the password.


Apply ZYPP patch number 3752.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 29523

File Name: suse_mutt-3752.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1558