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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2335

Buffer overflow in the POP3 client in Fetchmail before 6.2.5.2 allows remote POP3 servers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via long UIDL responses. NOTE: a typo in an advisory accidentally used the wrong CVE identifier for the Fetchmail issue. This is the correct identifier.
Publish Date : 2005-07-27 Last Update Date : 2011-02-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2005-07-21 2005-07-21
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in the POP3 client in Fetchmail before 6.2.5.2 allows remote POP3 servers to cause a denial of service a... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8833 unix
CVE-2005-2335 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20052335 unix
RHE3 Fetchmail Buffer Overflow via Long UIDL Responses oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1038 unix
RHE4 Fetchmail Buffer Overflow via Long UIDL Responses oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1124 unix
RHSA-2005:640: fetchmail security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005640 unix
RHSA-2005:640: fetchmail security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050640 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-2335

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.6.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 4.7.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.7.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.8.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.9.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
77 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.9.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
78 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 5.9.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
79 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
80 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
81 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
82 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
83 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
84 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
85 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
86 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
87 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
88 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
89 Application Fetchmail Fetchmail 6.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Fetchmail Fetchmail 89

- References For CVE-2005-2335

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006//Aug/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2006-08-01
http://secunia.com/advisories/21253
SECUNIA 21253
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-774
DEBIAN DSA-774
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14349
BID 14349 Fetchmail POP3 Client Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-11-30
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2005-July/msg00089.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2005-614
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2005/1171
VUPEN ADV-2005-1171
http://fetchmail.berlios.de/fetchmail-SA-2005-01.txt CONFIRM
http://developer.berlios.de/project/shownotes.php?release_id=6617 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19289
BID 19289 Apple Mac OS X Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-11-15
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/441856/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060801 DMA[2006-0801a] - 'Apple OSX fetchmail buffer overflow'
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/435197/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060526 rPSA-2006-0084-1 fetchmail
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-640.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:640
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2005-July/msg00104.html
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2005-July/msg00088.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2005-613
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3101
VUPEN ADV-2006-3101
http://www.osvdb.org/18174
OSVDB 18174
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_18_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2005:018
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-214A.html
CERT TA06-214A
http://secunia.com/advisories/16176
SECUNIA 16176

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2335

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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