Fedora 14 : cyrus-imapd-2.3.16-8.fc14 (2011-7217)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55052


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue May 17 2011 Michal Hlavinka <mhlavink at redhat.com>
- 2.3.16-8

- fix CVE-2011-1926: STARTTLS plaintext command injection vulnerability

- Fri Jan 21 2011 Michal Hlavinka <mhlavink at redhat.com> - 2.3.16-7

- don't force sync io for all filesystems

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected cyrus-imapd package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55052

File Name: fedora_2011-7217.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/06/12

Modified: 2016/04/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:cyrus-imapd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/05/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1926

OSVDB: 72186

FEDORA: 2011-7217