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Trustix Secure Linux Security Advisory: mutt

Jan 07, 2002, 22:11 (0 Talkback[s])
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Trustix Secure Linux Security Advisory #2002-0003

Package name:      mutt
Summary:           Remote exploit
Date:              2002-01-04
Affected versions: TSL 1.2, 1.5

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Problem description:
  Mutt in version 1.2.5i has a buffer overflow which can be remotely
  exploited.

Action:
  We recommend that all systems with this package installed are upgraded.


Location:
  All TSL updates are available from
  http://www.trustix.net/pub/Trustix/updates/
  ftp://ftp.trustix.net/pub/Trustix/updates/


Automatic updates:
  Users of the SWUP tool can enjoy having updates automatically
  installed using 'swup --upgrade'.

  Get SWUP from:
  ftp://ftp.trustix.net/pub/Trustix/software/swup/


Questions?
  Check out our mailing lists:
  http://www.trustix.net/support/


Verification:
  This advisory along with all TSL packages are signed with the TSL sign key.
  This key is available from:
  http://www.trustix.net/TSL-GPG-KEY

  The advisory itself is available from the errata pages at
  http://www.trustix.net/errata/trustix-1.2/> and
  http://www.trustix.net/errata/trustix-1.5/
  or directly at
  http://www.trustix.net/errata/misc/2002/TSL-2002-0003-mutt.asc.txt

MD5sums of the packages:
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90970d1142b4bedce05bcdc7343d9ab3  ./1.5/SRPMS/mutt-1.2.5i.1-1tr.src.rpm
a0181fdebd24a64cec3ab62949a8cdc4  ./1.5/RPMS/mutt-1.2.5i.1-1tr.i586.rpm
90970d1142b4bedce05bcdc7343d9ab3  ./1.2/SRPMS/mutt-1.2.5i.1-1tr.src.rpm
6f9f499831254a56058c3957e94ca82c  ./1.2/RPMS/mutt-1.2.5i.1-1tr.i586.rpm
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Trustix Security Team