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MDKSA-2001:067: elm Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the elm package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
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
Threat Level: High
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