FreeBSD : mutt/neomutt -- multiple vulnerabilities (fe12ef83-8b47-11e8-96cc-001a4a7ec6be)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 111181


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NeoMutt report : DescriptionCVE-2018-14349 NO Response Heap Overflow CVE-2018-14350 INTERNALDATE Stack Overflow CVE-2018-14351 STATUS Literal Length relative write CVE-2018-14352 imap_quote_string off-by-one stack overflow CVE-2018-14353 imap_quote_string int underflow CVE-2018-14354 imap_subscribe Remote Code Execution CVE-2018-14355 STATUS mailbox header cache directory traversal CVE-2018-14356 POP empty UID NULL deref CVE-2018-14357 LSUB Remote Code Execution CVE-2018-14358 RFC822.SIZE Stack Overflow CVE-2018-14359 base64 decode Stack Overflow CVE-2018-14360 NNTP Group Stack Overflow CVE-2018-14361 NNTP Write 1 where via GROUP response CVE-2018-14362 POP Message Cache Directory Traversal CVE-2018-14363 NNTP Header Cache Directory Traversal


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 111181

File Name: freebsd_pkg_fe12ef838b4711e896cc001a4a7ec6be.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 7/20/2018

Updated: 11/10/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mutt, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mutt14, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:neomutt, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 7/19/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/10/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14349, CVE-2018-14350, CVE-2018-14351, CVE-2018-14352, CVE-2018-14353, CVE-2018-14354, CVE-2018-14355, CVE-2018-14356, CVE-2018-14357, CVE-2018-14358, CVE-2018-14359, CVE-2018-14360, CVE-2018-14361, CVE-2018-14362, CVE-2018-14363