FreeBSD : getmail -- symlink vulnerability during maildir delivery (56)

2004-10-18T00:00:00
ID FREEBSD_GETMAIL_325.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2011-10-03T00:00:00

Description

The following package needs to be updated: getmail

                                        
                                            # @DEPRECATED@
#
# This script has been deprecated by freebsd_pkg_8c33b299163b11d9ac1b000d614f7fad.nasl.
#
# Disabled on 2011/10/02.
#

#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# This script contains information extracted from VuXML :
#
# Copyright 2003-2006 Jacques Vidrine and contributors
#
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include('compat.inc');

if ( description )
{
 script_id(15489);
 script_version("$Revision: 1.9 $");
 script_bugtraq_id(11224);
 script_cve_id("CVE-2004-0881");

 script_name(english:"FreeBSD : getmail -- symlink vulnerability during maildir delivery (56)");

script_set_attribute(attribute:'synopsis', value: 'The remote host is missing a security update');
script_set_attribute(attribute:'description', value:'The following package needs to be updated: getmail');
 script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");
 script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C");
 script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No exploit is required");
 script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
script_set_attribute(attribute:'solution', value: 'Update the package on the remote host');
script_set_attribute(attribute: 'see_also', value: 'http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=79762
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-09.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-12.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-13.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-14.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-15.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-16.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-17.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-18.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-19.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-20.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-01.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-02.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-03.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-04.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-05.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=46186');
script_set_attribute(attribute:'see_also', value: 'http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/8c33b299-163b-11d9-ac1b-000d614f7fad.html');

 script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value: "2004/10/18");
 script_cvs_date("$Date: 2011/10/03 00:48:25 $");
 script_end_attributes();
 script_summary(english:"Check for getmail");
 script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
 script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
 family["english"] = "FreeBSD Local Security Checks";
 script_family(english:family["english"]);
 script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
 script_require_keys("Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info");
 exit(0);
}

# Deprecated.
exit(0, "This plugin has been deprecated. Refer to plugin #37686 (freebsd_pkg_8c33b299163b11d9ac1b000d614f7fad.nasl) instead.");

global_var cvss_score;
cvss_score=2;
include('freebsd_package.inc');


pkg_test(pkg:"getmail<3.2.5");