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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-3430: Dovecot: Denial of service

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-3430: Dovecot: Denial of service

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/14/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
05/28/2021

Description

Dovecot 1.1 before 2.2.13 and dovecot-ee before 2.1.7.7 and 2.2.x before 2.2.12.12 does not properly close old connections, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) via an incomplete SSL/TLS handshake for an IMAP/POP3 connection.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-mail-dovecot

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