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[DSA861] DSA-861-1 uw-imap Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
"infamous41md" discovered a buffer overflow in uw-imap, the University
of Washington's IMAP Server that allows attackers to execute arbitrary
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your uw-imap packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-861
Threat Level: High
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