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CVE-2010-1167 Detail

Description

fetchmail 4.6.3 through 6.3.16, when debug mode is enabled, does not properly handle invalid characters in a multi-character locale, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and application crash) via a crafted (1) message header or (2) POP3 UIDL list.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/07/2010

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1167
Original release date:
05/07/2010
Last revised:
08/26/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/10/2010)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2010-1167 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://developer.berlios.de/project/shownotes.php?group_id=1824&release_id=17512 External Source CONFIRM http://developer.berlios.de/project/shownotes.php?group_id=1824&release_id=17512
http://www.fetchmail.info/fetchmail-SA-2010-02.txt Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.fetchmail.info/fetchmail-SA-2010-02.txt
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:107 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:107
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/511140/100/0/threaded Patch External Source BUGTRAQ 20100506 fetchmail security announcement fetchmail-SA-2010-02 (CVE-2010-1167)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39556 External Source BID 39556

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
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