SuSE 10 Security Update : cyrus-imapd (ZYPP Patch Number 7583)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57174


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Cyrus-imapd recognized commands before switching to an encrypted channel via STARTTLS. Attackers could potentially exploit that to inject plain text commands. (CVE-2011-1926)


Apply ZYPP patch number 7583.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57174

File Name: suse_cyrus-imapd-7583.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1926