This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200711-04
(Evolution: User-assisted remote execution of arbitrary code)
The imap_rescan() function of the file camel-imap-folder.c does not
properly sanitize the 'SEQUENCE' response sent by an IMAP server before
being used to index arrays.
A malicious or compromised IMAP server could trigger the vulnerability
and execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
Note that this GLSA addresses the same issue as GLSA 200707-03, but for
the 1.10 branch of Evolution Data Server.
All Evolution users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=gnome-extra/evolution-data-server-184.108.40.206'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27815 (gentoo_GLSA-200711-04.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-3257