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SSA-2004-043-01 mutt security update Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
SSA-2004-043-01 mutt security update
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Mutt is a text-based program for reading electronic mail.
New mutt packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1,
and -current. These have been upgraded to version 1.4.2i to
fix a buffer overflow that could lead to a machine compromise.
All sites using mutt should upgrade to the new mutt package.
More details about this issue may be found in the Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:
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