Ubuntu 4.10 : cyrus21-imapd vulnerability (USN-87-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Sean Larsson discovered a buffer overflow in the IMAP 'annotate'
extension. This possibly allowed an authenticated IMAP client to
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the Cyrus IMAP server.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20712 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0546