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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200502-02
(UW IMAP: CRAM-MD5 authentication bypass)
A logic bug in the code handling CRAM-MD5 authentication incorrectly
specifies the condition for successful authentication.
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to authenticate as any
mail user on a server with CRAM-MD5 authentication enabled.
Disable CRAM-MD5 authentication.
See also :
All UW IMAP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-mail/uw-imap-2004b'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5