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CVE-2011-3208 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the split_wildmats function in nntpd.c in nntpd in Cyrus IMAP Server before 2.3.17 and 2.4.x before 2.4.11 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted NNTP command.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://asg.andrew.cmu.edu/archive/message.php?mailbox=archive.cyrus-announce&msg=199
http://asg.andrew.cmu.edu/archive/message.php?mailbox=archive.cyrus-announce&msg=200
http://git.cyrusimap.org/cyrus-imapd/commit/?id=0f8f026699829b65733c3081657b24e2174f4f4d Patch
http://git.cyrusimap.org/cyrus-imapd/commit/?id=3244c18c928fa331f6927e2b8146abe90feafddd Patch
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-09/msg00019.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1026031
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2318
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:149
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-1317.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49534
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=734926 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/69679
https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/11723935

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.13p1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.3.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.3.16

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cmu:cyrus_imap_server:2.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-3208
NVD Published Date:
09/14/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018