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MDKSA-2005:194: php-imap Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the php-imap package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:194 (php-imap).
'infamous41md' discovered a buffer overflow in uw-imap, the University of
Washington's IMAP Server that allows attackers to execute arbitrary code.
php-imap is compiled against the static c-client libs from imap. These packages
have been recompiled against the updated imap development packages.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:194
Threat Level: High
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