Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Fedora Local Security Checks >> Fedora Core 5 2007-041: fetchmail


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 5 2007-041: fetchmail

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the fetchmail package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2007-041 (fetchmail).

Fetchmail is a remote mail retrieval and forwarding utility intended
for use over on-demand TCP/IP links, like SLIP or PPP connections.
Fetchmail supports every remote-mail protocol currently in use on the
Internet (POP2, POP3, RPOP, APOP, KPOP, all IMAPs, ESMTP ETRN, IPv6,
and IPSEC) for retrieval. Then Fetchmail forwards the mail through
SMTP so you can read it through your favorite mail client.

Install fetchmail if you need to retrieve mail over SLIP or PPP
connections.



Update information :

* Sat Jan 6 2007 Miloslav Trmac - 6.3.6-1
- Update to fetchmail-6.3.6 (CVE-2006-5867, CVE-2006-5974)


Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

ASUS PRIME Z270-P ATX Motherboard - Intel LGA 1151 With Processor And Memory
$45.0
ASUS PRIME Z270-P ATX Motherboard - Intel LGA 1151 With Processor And Memory picture8GB KIT 2x 4GB For HP Compaq Presario CQ56-103SA CQ56-104C CQ56-104CA Ram Memory
$29.99
8GB KIT 2x 4GB For HP Compaq Presario CQ56-103SA CQ56-104C CQ56-104CA Ram Memory pictureonn Memory Foam Wrist Rest Ergonomic Comfort Black Nonskid Back
$12.0
onn Memory Foam Wrist Rest Ergonomic Comfort Black Nonskid Back pictureMicron 8GB DDR4 2Rx8 PC4-2133P-UB1-11 10 Desktop RAM Memory
$40.99
Micron 8GB DDR4 2Rx8 PC4-2133P-UB1-11 10 Desktop RAM Memory  picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.