SuSE 11.1 Security Update : cyrus-imapd (SAT Patch Number 5096)

high Nessus Plugin ID 57095


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update of cyrus-imapd fixes a buffer overflow that could potentially be exploited by remote attackers to cause a crash or run arbitrary code. (CVE-2011-3208)


Apply SAT patch number 5096.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57095

File Name: suse_11_cyrus-imapd-110905.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/13/2011

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cyrus-imapd, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:perl-cyrus-imap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:perl-cyrus-sieve-managesieve, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 9/5/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3208