Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA215] DSA-215-1 cyrus-imapd


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA215] DSA-215-1 cyrus-imapd

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-215-1 cyrus-imapd

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Timo Sirainen discovered a buffer overflow in the Cyrus IMAP server,
which could be exploited by a remote attacker prior to logging in. A
malicious user could craft a request to run commands on the server under
the UID and GID of the cyrus server.
For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
fixed in version 1.5.19-9.1.
For the old stable distribution (potato) this problem has been fixed
in version 1.5.19-2.2.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been
fixed in version 1.5.19-9.10. Current cyrus21-imapd packages are not
vulnerable.
We recommend that you upgrade your cyrus-imapd package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-215
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 6298

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Custom Desktop Computer PC Intel Core i5 7600K 3.8 Asus H270 8Gb RAM 250Gb SSD
$855.11
Custom Desktop Computer PC Intel Core i5 7600K 3.8 Asus H270 8Gb RAM 250Gb SSD pictureFAST Desktop Computer Intel Core i7 7700 3.6 Asus H270 8Gb RAM 1TB 250Gb SSD
$979.12
FAST Desktop Computer Intel Core i7 7700 3.6 Asus H270 8Gb RAM 1TB 250Gb SSD pictureIntel Core i7 7700 3.60G 8Gb DDR4 500Gb SSD GTX 1060 Custom Gaming Computer
$1213.14
Intel Core i7 7700 3.60G 8Gb DDR4 500Gb SSD GTX 1060 Custom Gaming Computer pictureCustom Desktop PC Intel Core i5 7600K 3.80G 8Gb DDR4 1TB 250Gb SSD
$925.14
Custom Desktop PC Intel Core i5 7600K 3.80G 8Gb DDR4 1TB 250Gb SSD picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.