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FreeBSD Ports: qpopper

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

7.2

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

14 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following package is affected: qpopper CVE-2005-1151 qpopper 4.0.5 and earlier does not properly drop privileges before processing certain user-supplied files, which allows local users to overwrite or create arbitrary files as root. CVE-2005-1152 popauth.c in qpopper 4.0.5 and earlier does not properly set the umask, which may cause qpopper to create files with group or world-writable permissions.

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://secunia.com/advisories/15475/ http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/eb29a575-3381-11da-8340-000e0c2e438a.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)