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CVE-2006-2502 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in pop3d in Cyrus IMAPD (cyrus-imapd) 2.3.2, when the popsubfolders option is enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long USER command.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/22/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2502
Original release date:
05/22/2006
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.1 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. This issue does not affect the versions of cyrus-imapd distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2006-05/0527.html Exploit External Source FULLDISC 20060521 Cyrus IMAPD pop3d remote compromise aka cyrusFUCK3d
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016131 External Source SECTRACK 1016131
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18056 Exploit External Source BID 18056
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1891 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-1891
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26578 External Source XF cyrus-imap-pop3d-bo(26578)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:cyrus:imapd:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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