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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2004:139: cyrus-imapd

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the cyrus-imapd package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:139 (cyrus-imapd).



A number of vulnerabilities in the Cyrus-IMAP server were found by Stefan
Esser. Due to insufficient checking within the argument parser of the 'partial'
and 'fetch' commands, a buffer overflow could be exploited to execute arbitrary
attacker-supplied code. Another exploitable buffer overflow could be triggered
in situations when memory allocation files.

The provided packages have been patched to prevent these problems.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:139
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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