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MDKSA-2004:014: metamail Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the metamail package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:014 (metamail).
Two format string and two buffer overflow vulnerabilities were discovered in
metamail by Ulf Harnhammar. The updated packages are patched to fix these holes.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:014
Threat Level: High
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