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 >> Red Hat Local Security Checks >> RHSA-2005-136: mailman


Vulnerability Assessment Details

RHSA-2005-136: mailman

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the mailman packages

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment


Updated mailman packages that correct a mailman security issue are now
available.

The mailman package is software to help manage email discussion lists.

A flaw in the true_path function of Mailman was discovered. A remote
attacker who is a member of a private mailman list could use a carefully
crafted URL and gain access to arbitrary files on the server. The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name
CVE-2005-0202 to this issue.

Note: Mailman installations running on Apache 2.0-based servers are not
vulnerable to this issue.

Users of mailman should update to these erratum packages that contain a
patch and are not vulnerable to this issue.




Solution : http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-136.html
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

Cables, Connectors

WAVLINK USB 3.0 Universal Docking Station Hard Drive Docking Station. O1
$27.35
WAVLINK USB 3.0 Universal Docking Station Hard Drive Docking Station. O1 pictureHP Pavilion p6232p - 320GB Hard Drive - Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
$64.77
HP Pavilion p6232p - 320GB Hard Drive - Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit  pictureCrucial M4 256GB Internal 2.5" (CT256M4SSD2) SSD
$18.0
Crucial M4 256GB Internal 2.5HP Pavilion p6250t - 320GB Hard Drive - Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
$64.77
HP Pavilion p6250t - 320GB Hard Drive - Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.