Upstream information

CVE-2007-1558 at MITRE

Description

The APOP protocol allows remote attackers to guess the first 3 characters of a password via man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacks that use crafted message IDs and MD5 collisions. NOTE: this design-level issue potentially affects all products that use APOP, including (1) Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5.0.12 and 2.x before 2.0.0.4, (2) Evolution, (3) mutt, (4) fetchmail before 6.3.8, (5) SeaMonkey 1.0.x before 1.0.9 and 1.1.x before 1.1.2, (6) Balsa 2.3.16 and earlier, (7) Mailfilter before 0.8.2, and possibly other products.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.6
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 262450 [RESOLVED / INVALID], 271197 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 279843 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 281321 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 281323 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.16.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.16.1
  • mutt >= 1.5.17-42.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA mutt
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • mutt >= 1.5.17-42.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA mutt
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • mutt >= 1.5.17-42.33.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA mutt
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • mutt >= 1.5.17-42.39.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA mutt
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • mutt >= 1.5.9i-27.8
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
  • mozilla >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-cs >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.4-0.5
  • mozilla-deat >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.4-0.5
  • mozilla-devel >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-dom-inspector >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-hu >= 1.80_seamonkey_1.0.4-3
  • mozilla-irc >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-mail >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-venkman >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
core9.s390
core9.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 11551
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • mozilla >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-cs >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.4-0.5
  • mozilla-deat >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.4-0.5
  • mozilla-devel >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-dom-inspector >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-hu >= 1.80_seamonkey_1.0.4-3
  • mozilla-irc >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-lib64 >= 1.6-0.9
  • mozilla-mail >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-venkman >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
core9.s390
core9.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 11551
Open Enterprise Server
  • mozilla >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-calendar >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-cs >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.4-0.5
  • mozilla-deat >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.4-0.5
  • mozilla-devel >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-dom-inspector >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-hu >= 1.80_seamonkey_1.0.4-3
  • mozilla-irc >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-mail >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
  • mozilla-venkman >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-1.2
core9.s390
core9.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 11551
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • seamonkey >= 1.0.9-1.1
  • seamonkey-calendar >= 1.0.9-1.1
  • seamonkey-dom-inspector >= 1.0.9-1.1
  • seamonkey-irc >= 1.0.9-1.1
  • seamonkey-mail >= 1.0.9-1.1
  • seamonkey-spellchecker >= 1.0.9-1.1
  • seamonkey-venkman >= 1.0.9-1.1
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
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
  • mozilla >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-calendar >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-devel >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-dom-inspector >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-irc >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-mail >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-spellchecker >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-venkman >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
  • mozilla-xmlterm >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-0.3
ul1.s390
slrs8.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 11547
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 1.5.0.12-1.2
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • mozilla >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-calendar >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-devel >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-dom-inspector >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-irc >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-ko >= 1.75-3.3
  • mozilla-mail >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-spellchecker >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-venkman >= 1.8_seamonkey_1.0.9-2.3
  • mozilla-zh-CN >= 1.7-6.3
  • mozilla-zh-TW >= 1.7-6.3
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 1.5.0.12-2.2
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations >= 1.5.0.12-2.2
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • mutt >= 1.5.9i-10.5