openSUSE Security Update : cyrus-imapd (openSUSE-SU-2011:0800-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75457


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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).


Update the affected cyrus-imapd packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75457

File Name: suse_11_3_cyrus-imapd-110620.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cyrus-imapd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cyrus-imapd-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-Cyrus-IMAP, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-Cyrus-SIEVE-managesieve, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1926