FreeBSD : evolution -- arbitrary code execution vulnerability (b8943e61-6e68-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19097


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Martin Joey Schulze reports :

Max Vozeler discovered an integer overflow in the helper application camel-lock-helper which runs setuid root or setgid mail inside of Evolution, a free groupware suite. A local attacker can cause the setuid root helper to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges via a malicious POP server.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19097

File Name: freebsd_pkg_b8943e616e6811d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:evolution, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/01/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0102

BID: 12354