Fedora Core 1 : mutt-1.4.1-5 (2004-061)

2004-07-23T00:00:00
ID FEDORA_2004-061.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-07-19T00:00:00

Description

This package fixes CVE-2004-0078, where a specifc message could cause mutt to crash. This is the vulnerability fixed in the recently released mutt-1.4.2.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 70103

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were  
# extracted from Fedora Security Advisory 2004-061.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(13674);
  script_version ("1.17");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/07/19 23:19:04");

  script_xref(name:"FEDORA", value:"2004-061");

  script_name(english:"Fedora Core 1 : mutt-1.4.1-5 (2004-061)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"This package fixes CVE-2004-0078, where a specifc message could cause
mutt to crash. This is the vulnerability fixed in the recently
released mutt-1.4.2.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues."
  );
  # https://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/announce/2004-February/000059.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?a9fb6c91"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected mutt and / or mutt-debuginfo packages."
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"risk_factor", value:"High");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mutt");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mutt-debuginfo");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:1");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2004/02/11");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2004/07/23");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Fedora Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/RedHat/release", "Host/RedHat/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/release");
if (isnull(release) || "Fedora" >!< release) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora");
os_ver = eregmatch(pattern: "Fedora.*release ([0-9]+)", string:release);
if (isnull(os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_APP_VER, "Fedora");
os_ver = os_ver[1];
if (! ereg(pattern:"^1([^0-9]|$)", string:os_ver)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Fedora 1.x", "Fedora " + os_ver);

if (!get_kb_item("Host/RedHat/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if ("x86_64" >!< cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "Fedora", cpu);

flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC1", cpu:"i386", reference:"mutt-1.4.1-5")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"FC1", cpu:"i386", reference:"mutt-debuginfo-1.4.1-5")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "mutt / mutt-debuginfo");
}