Upstream information

CVE-2011-1947 at MITRE

Description

fetchmail 5.9.9 through 6.3.19 does not properly limit the wait time after issuing a (1) STARTTLS or (2) STLS request, which allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (application hang) by acknowledging the request but not sending additional packets.

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 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 697368 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-5.18
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-5.18
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-3.27
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.26-3.27
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA fetchmailconf
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-5.9
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.26-5.9
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-5.18
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.26-5.18
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-12.3
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.26-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-12.3
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.26-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-12.3
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.26-12.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA fetchmail
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ppc
sled11-sp1.x86
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
SAT Patch Nr: 5283
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.8.90-13.20.19.1
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ppc
sled11-sp1.x86
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
SAT Patch Nr: 5283
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-12.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA fetchmail
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-18.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA fetchmail
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-20.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA fetchmail
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • fetchmail >= 6.3.26-13.4
  • fetchmailconf >= 6.3.26-13.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA fetchmail


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 fetchmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 fetchmail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 fetchmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS fetchmail Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 fetchmail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS fetchmail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 fetchmail Released