FreeBSD : imap-uw -- authentication bypass when CRAM-MD5 is enabled (d1bbc235-c0c9-45cd-8d2d-c1b8fd22e616)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The CRAM-MD5 authentication support of the University of Washington
IMAP and POP3 servers contains a vulnerability that may allow an
attacker to bypass authentication and impersonate arbitrary users.
Only installations with CRAM-MD5 support configured are affected.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4188ab44

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19131 (freebsd_pkg_d1bbc235c0c945cd8d2dc1b8fd22e616.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0198

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