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.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75457

File Name: suse_11_3_cyrus-imapd-110620.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.5


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: 6/20/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1926