SUSE-SA:2005:013: cyrus-sasl,cyrus-sasl2

High Nessus Plugin ID 17271


The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:013 (cyrus-sasl,cyrus-sasl2).

cyrus-sasl is a library providing authentication services.

A buffer overflow in the digestmda5 code was identified that could lead to a remote attacker executing code in the context of the service using sasl authentication.

This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-0373.


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 17271

File Name: suse_SA_2005_013.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/03/04

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0373