SuSE9 Security Update : imap (YOU Patch Number 9885)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes a logical error in the challenge response
authentication mechanism CRAM-MD5. Due to this mistake a remote
attacker can gain access to the IMAP server as arbitrary user.
(CVE-2005-0198)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2005-0198.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 9885.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41348 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0198

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