FreeBSD : imap-uw -- University of Washington IMAP c-client Remote Format String Vulnerability (5ed2f96b-33b7-4863-8c6b-540d22344424)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

SecurityFocus reports :

University of Washington IMAP c-client is prone to a remote
format-string vulnerability because the software fails to adequately
sanitize user-supplied input before passing it as the format-specifier
to a formatted-printing function.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?d68d567d

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38882 (freebsd_pkg_5ed2f96b33b748638c6b540d22344424.nasl)

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