Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3083-1 mutt -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Nov 2014
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 771125.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-9116.
- More information:
A flaw was discovered in mutt, a text-based mailreader. A specially crafted mail header could cause mutt to crash, leading to a denial of service condition.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.21-6.2+deb7u3.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.23-2.
We recommend that you upgrade your mutt packages.