Fedora 8 : mailman-2.1.9-8.2.fc8 (2008-1334)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31057


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue Feb 5 2008 Tomas Smetana <tsmetana at redhat.com> - 3:2.1.9-8.2

- patch for CVE-2008-0564; XSS triggerable by list administrator

- Thu Jan 10 2008 Tomas Smetana <tsmetana at redhat.com>
- 3:2.1.9-8.1

- fix #393911 - mail is not added to the archive

- Tue Oct 23 2007 Tomas Smetana <tsmetana at redhat.com>
- 3:2.1.9-8

- fix #333011 -- withlist crashes with NameError

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 mailman package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31057

File Name: fedora_2008-1334.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/02/14

Modified: 2016/05/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mailman, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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: 2008/02/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0564

BID: 27630

FEDORA: 2008-1334

CWE: 79