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[DSA1108] DSA-1108-1 mutt Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
DSA-1108-1 mutt

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

It was discovered that the mutt mail reader performs insufficient
validation of values returned from an IMAP server, which might overflow
a buffer and potentially lead to the injection of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.5.9-2sarge2.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.5.11+cvs20060403-2.
We recommend that you upgrade your mutt package.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

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