FreeBSD : courier-imap -- format string vulnerability in debug mode (616cf823-f48b-11d8-9837-000c41e2cdad)

High Nessus Plugin ID 37518


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


An iDEFENSE security advisory describes a format string vulnerability that could be exploited when Courier-IMAP is run in debug mode (DEBUG_LOGIN set).


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 37518

File Name: freebsd_pkg_616cf823f48b11d89837000c41e2cdad.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:courier-imap, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2004/08/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/08/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0777

BID: 10976