openSUSE Security Update : imap (imap-368)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39987
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionInsufficient buffer length checks in the imap client library may crash applications that use the library to print formatted email addresses.
The imap daemon itself is not affected but certain versions of e.g.
the php imap module are (CVE-2008-5514).
The client library could also crash when a rogue server unexpectedly closes the connection (CVE-2008-5006).
SolutionUpdate the affected imap packages.