GLSA-201206-33 : Postfix: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-33
(Postfix: Multiple vulnerabilities)

A vulnerability have been discovered in Postfix. Please review the CVE
identifier referenced below for details.

Impact :

An attacker could perform a man-in-the-middle attack and inject SMTP
commands during the plaintext to TLS session switch or might execute
arbitrary code.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201206-33.xml

Solution :

All Postfix users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=mail-mta/postfix-2.7.4'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59706 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46767
47778

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0411
CVE-2011-1720