|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2005:137|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
Mailman is software to help manage email discussion lists.
A flaw in the true_path function of Mailman was discovered. A remote
attacker who is a member of a private mailman list could use a carefully
crafted URL and gain access to arbitrary files on the server. The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name
CVE-2005-0202 to this issue.
Note: Mailman installations running on Apache 2.0-based servers are not
vulnerable to this issue.
Users of Mailman should update to these erratum packages that contain a
patch and are not vulnerable to this issue.
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date
Risk factor : Medium
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2005-0202|
Bugtraq: 20050209 [USN-78-1] Mailman vulnerability (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-674 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2005:007 (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2005 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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