openSUSE Security Update : cyrus-imapd (openSUSE-SU-2011:1036-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 75458


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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).


Update the affected cyrus-imapd packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75458

File Name: suse_11_3_cyrus-imapd-110909.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: 5.9


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: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: 9/9/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3208