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MDKSA-2005:221: spamassassin Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the spamassassin package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:221 (spamassassin).
SpamAssassin 3.0.4 allows attackers to bypass spam detection via an e-mail with
a large number of recipients ('To' addresses), which triggers a bus error in
Perl. Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:221
Threat Level: High
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