Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : postfix (MDVSA-2008:190)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 36736
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability in Postfix 2.4 and later was discovered, when running on Linux kernel 2.6, where a local user could cause a denial of service due to Postfix leaking the epoll file descriptor when executing non-Postfix commands (CVE-2008-3889).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.