Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cyrus-imapd (MDVSA-2012:037)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in cyrus-imapd :

The index_get_ids function in index.c in imapd in Cyrus IMAP Server
before 2.4.11, when server-side threading is enabled, allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and
daemon crash) via a crafted References header in an e-mail message
(CVE-2011-3481).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58476 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49659

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3481

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