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Fedora Core 5 2006-1061: mutt Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the mutt package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-1061 (mutt).
Mutt is a text-mode mail user agent. Mutt supports color, threading,
arbitrary key remapping, and a lot of customization.
You should install mutt if you have used it in the past and you prefer
it, or if you are new to mail programs and have not decided which one
you are going to use.
Update information :
* Tue Oct 24 2006 Miroslav Lichvar 5:126.96.36.199-7.fc5
- fix insecure temp file creation on NFS (#211085, CVE-2006-5297)
Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Threat Level: High
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