Upstream information

CVE-2006-3242 at MITRE

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the browse_get_namespace function in imap/browse.c of Mutt 1.4.2.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via long namespaces received from the IMAP server.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 188872 [CLOSED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • mutt >= 1.4i-334
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 11094
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • mutt >= 1.5.6i-64.9
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 11094
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • mutt >= 1.5.9i-10.2
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • mutt >= 1.5.9i-27.4
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • mutt >= 1.5.6i-64.9
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • mutt >= 1.5.6i-76.4
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • mutt >= 1.5.9i-3.2