Slackware current : mutt remote exploit patched
High Nessus Plugin ID 54850
SynopsisThe remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAn exploitable overflow has been found in the address handling code of the mutt mail client version 1.2.5i supplied with Slackware 8.0. A new mutt-220.127.116.11 has been released which addresses this problem, and packages are now available for Slackware 8.0 and -current. We urge all Slackware users to upgrade to this new version of mutt as soon as possible.
SolutionUpdate the affected mutt package.