FreeBSD : courier-imap -- format string vulnerability in debug mode (26)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: courier-imap

See also :

http://www.idefense.com/application/poi/display?id=131&type=vulnerabilities&flashstatus=false
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-45.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-46.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-47.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-48.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-49.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-50.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-51.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-52.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-53.html
http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v2/2.5/bugs/#squid-2.5.STABLE7-wccp_denial_of_service
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-001.html
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/616cf823-f48b-11d8-9837-000c41e2cdad.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14342 (freebsd_courier_imap_307_1.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 10976

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0777

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