Skip to navigation

CVE Database

CVE-2005-2933

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2005-10-04

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in the mail_valid_net_parse_work function in mail.c for Washington's IMAP Server (UW-IMAP) before imap-2004g allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a mailbox name containing a single double-quote (") character without a closing quote, which causes bytes after the double-quote to be copied into a buffer indefinitely.

Find out more about CVE-2005-2933 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (imap) RHSA-2005:850 December 06, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (php) RHSA-2006:0501 May 23, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (imap) RHSA-2005:850 December 06, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (php) RHSA-2006:0276 April 25, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (libc-client) RHSA-2005:848 December 06, 2005
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (php) RHSA-2006:0276 April 25, 2006
Stronghold 4 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (stronghold-php) RHSA-2006:0549 July 27, 2006

External References

This page is generated automatically and has not been checked for errors or omissions.

For clarification or corrections please contact the Red Hat Security Response Team.