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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-200603-04
(IMAP Proxy: Format string vulnerabilities)
Steve Kemp discovered two format string errors in IMAP Proxy.
A remote attacker could design a malicious IMAP server and entice
someone to connect to it using IMAP Proxy, resulting in the execution
of arbitrary code with the rights of the victim user.
Only connect to trusted IMAP servers using IMAP Proxy.
See also :
All IMAP Proxy users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-mail/up-imapproxy-1.2.4'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21021 (gentoo_GLSA-200603-04.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2661