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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2001:067: elm

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the elm package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2001:067 (elm).


A buffer overflow exists in the elm email client when handling very long
message-ids. This would overwrite other header fields and could potentially
cause further damage.


Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2001:067
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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