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[DSA861] DSA-861-1 uw-imap

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-861-1 uw-imap

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

"infamous41md" discovered a buffer overflow in uw-imap, the University
of Washington's IMAP Server that permits attackers to execute arbitrary
code.
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2002edebian1-11sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2002edebian1-11sarge1.
We recommend that you upgrade your uw-imap packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-861
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

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