Fedora 15 : mailman-2.1.14-5.fc15 (2011-2030)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52742


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


fixed CVE-2011-0707: three XSS flaws due improper escaping of the full name of the member

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Update the affected mailman package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 52742

File Name: fedora_2011-2030.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/03/22

Modified: 2016/05/11

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:15

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: 2011/02/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0707

BID: 46464

FEDORA: 2011-2030