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HistorySep 24, 2008 - 12:00 a.m.

Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200501-23 (exim)

2008-09-2400:00:00
Copyright (C) 2008 E-Soft Inc.
plugins.openvas.org
2

7.2 High

CVSS2

Attack Vector

LOCAL

Attack Complexity

LOW

Authentication

NONE

Confidentiality Impact

COMPLETE

Integrity Impact

COMPLETE

Availability Impact

COMPLETE

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

6.6 Medium

AI Score

Confidence

Low

0.002 Low

EPSS

Percentile

56.3%

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory GLSA 200501-23.

# SPDX-FileCopyrightText: 2008 E-Soft Inc.
# Some text descriptions might be excerpted from (a) referenced
# source(s), and are Copyright (C) by the respective right holder(s).
#
# SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0-only

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.54809");
  script_version("2023-07-14T16:09:26+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2023-07-14 16:09:26 +0000 (Fri, 14 Jul 2023)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2008-09-24 21:14:03 +0200 (Wed, 24 Sep 2008)");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2005-0021", "CVE-2005-0022");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.2");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_name("Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200501-23 (exim)");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2008 E-Soft Inc.");
  script_family("Gentoo Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/gentoo", "ssh/login/pkg");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Buffer overflow vulnerabilities, which could lead to arbitrary code
execution, have been found in the handling of IPv6 addresses as well as in
the SPA authentication mechanism in Exim.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"All Exim users should upgrade to the latest version:

    # emerge --sync
    # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=mail-mta/exim-4.43-r2'");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=GLSA%20200501-23");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=76893");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.exim.org/mail-archives/exim-announce/2005/msg00000.html");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory GLSA 200501-23.");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  exit(0);
}

include("pkg-lib-gentoo.inc");
include("revisions-lib.inc");

res = "";
report = "";
report = "";
if ((res = ispkgvuln(pkg:"mail-mta/exim", unaffected: make_list("ge 4.43-r2"), vulnerable: make_list("lt 4.43-r2"))) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}

if (report != "") {
    security_message(data:report);
} else if (__pkg_match) {
    exit(99);
}

7.2 High

CVSS2

Attack Vector

LOCAL

Attack Complexity

LOW

Authentication

NONE

Confidentiality Impact

COMPLETE

Integrity Impact

COMPLETE

Availability Impact

COMPLETE

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

6.6 Medium

AI Score

Confidence

Low

0.002 Low

EPSS

Percentile

56.3%