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Sympa queue utility privilege escalation vulnerability Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for sympa version

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host seems to be running sympa, an open source mailing list
management software.

The remote version of this software contains a vulnerability which can be
exploited by malicious local user to gain escalated rights.

This issue is caused due to a boundary error in the queue utility when
processing command line arguments. This can cause a stack based buffer

Solution : Update to Sympa version 4.1.3 or newer
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Threat Level: Medium

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