FreeBSD : evolution -- arbitrary code execution vulnerability (b8943e61-6e68-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Martin Joey Schulze reports :

Max Vozeler discovered an integer overflow in the helper application
camel-lock-helper which runs setuid root or setgid mail inside of
Evolution, a free groupware suite. A local attacker can cause the
setuid root helper to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges
via a malicious POP server.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?fea6c457
http://www.nessus.org/u?f660d07a

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19097 (freebsd_pkg_b8943e616e6811d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12354

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0102

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