Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cyrus-imapd (MDVSA-2011:100)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been identified and fixed in cyrus-imapd :

The STARTTLS implementation in Cyrus IMAP Server before 2.4.7 does not
properly restrict I/O buffering, which allows man-in-the-middle
attackers to insert commands into encrypted sessions by sending a
cleartext command that is processed after TLS is in place, related to
a plaintext command injection attack, a similar issue to CVE-2011-0411
(CVE-2011-1926).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54639 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46767

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1926

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