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MDKSA-2005:037: mailman

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the mailman package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:037 (mailman).



A vulnerability was discovered in Mailman, which permits a remote directory
traversal exploit using URLs of the form '.../....///' to access private
Mailman configuration data.

The vulnerability lies in the Mailman/Cgi/private.py file.

Updated packages correct this issue.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:037
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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