ID CVE-2005-2933
Summary Buffer overflow in the mail_valid_net_parse_work function in mail.c for Washington's IMAP Server (UW-IMAP) before imap-2004g allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a mailbox name containing a single double-quote (") character without a closing quote, which causes bytes after the double-quote to be copied into a buffer indefinitely.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:2004e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:university_of_washington:uw-imap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 7.5 (as of 19-10-2018 - 15:34)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:22:48.928-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
  • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
  • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
  • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
description Buffer overflow in the mail_valid_net_parse_work function in mail.c for Washington's IMAP Server (UW-IMAP) before imap-2004g allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a mailbox name containing a single double-quote (") character without a closing quote, which causes bytes after the double-quote to be copied into a buffer indefinitely.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9858
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title Buffer overflow in the mail_valid_net_parse_work function in mail.c for Washington's IMAP Server (UW-IMAP) before imap-2004g allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a mailbox name containing a single double-quote (") character without a closing quote, which causes bytes after the double-quote to be copied into a buffer indefinitely.
version 23
redhat via4
advisories
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2005:848
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2005:850
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2006:0276
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2006:0501
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2006:0549
refmap via4
bid 15009
cert-vn VU#933601
confirm
debian DSA-861
fedora
  • FLSA:170411
  • FLSA:184098
fulldisc 20051004 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 10.04.05: UW-IMAP Netmailbox Name Parsing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
gentoo GLSA-200510-10
idefense 20051004 UW-IMAP Netmailbox Name Parsing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
mandriva
  • MDKSA-2005:189
  • MDKSA-2005:194
sectrack 1015000
secunia
  • 17062
  • 17148
  • 17152
  • 17215
  • 17276
  • 17336
  • 17483
  • 17928
  • 17930
  • 17950
  • 18554
  • 19832
  • 20210
  • 20222
  • 20951
  • 21252
  • 21564
sgi
  • 20051201-01-U
  • 20060501-01-U
slackware SSA:2005-310-06
sreason 47
suse SUSE-SR:2005:023
vupen ADV-2006-2685
xf uw-imap-mailbox-name-bo(22518)
Last major update 19-10-2018 - 15:34
Published 13-10-2005 - 22:02
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