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MDKSA-2005:189: imap Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the imap package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:189 (imap).
'infamous41md' discovered a buffer overflow in uw-imap, the University of
Washington's IMAP Server that allows attackers to execute arbitrary code.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:189
Threat Level: High
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