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CVE-2005-4348 Detail

Description

fetchmail before 6.3.1 and before 6.2.5.5, when configured for multidrop mode, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) by sending messages without headers from upstream mail servers.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/20/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/31/2007)

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact. An update is available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 to correct this issue: http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0018.html This issue did not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 and 3.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070201-01-P.asc
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=343836
http://fetchmail.berlios.de/fetchmail-SA-2005-03.txt Patch Vendor Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015383
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.443499
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-939
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_4_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0018.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/420098/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/435197/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15987
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19289
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0002/
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-233-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2996
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3101
http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:236
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/23713
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9659

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9659
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9659

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.6.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:4.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.8.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.9.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.9.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.9.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:5.9.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 6.2.5.2
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.6:pre4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.6:pre8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.6:pre9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.9:rc10:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.9:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.9:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.9:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.9:rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.9:rc8:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:6.2.9:rc9:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:fetchmail:fetchmail:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 6.3.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4348
NVD Published Date:
12/20/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017