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CVE-2006-5867 Detail

Current Description

fetchmail before 6.3.6-rc4 does not properly enforce TLS and may transmit cleartext passwords over unsecured links if certain circumstances occur, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacks.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


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

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://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305391
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2429
http://fetchmail.berlios.de/fetchmail-SA-2006-02.txt
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Apr/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-13.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017478
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.517995
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1259
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:016
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_4_sr.html
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.004.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0018.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/456115/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/460528/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21903 Patch
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0007
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-405-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-109A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0087
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0088
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1470
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-919
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10566

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

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

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5867
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018