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SSA- mutt remote exploit patched Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
SSA mutt remote exploit patched
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
An exploitable overflow has been found in the address handling code of the
mutt mail client version 1.2.5i supplied with Slackware 8.0. A new
mutt-126.96.36.199 has been released which addresses this problem, and packages
are now available for Slackware 8.0 and -current.
We urge all Slackware users to upgrade to this new version of mutt as soon
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