FreeBSD : mailman denial-of-service vulnerability in MailCommandHandler (b0e76877-67a8-11d8-80e3-0020ed76ef5a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 37934


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


A malformed message could cause mailman to crash.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 37934

File Name: freebsd_pkg_b0e7687767a811d880e30020ed76ef5a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mailman, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2004/02/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/11/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0991