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RHSA-2009:1459: cyrus-imapd security update

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RHSA-2009:1459: cyrus-imapd security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/17/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/14/2009
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The cyrus-imapd packages contain a high-performance mail server with IMAP,POP3, NNTP, and Sieve support.Multiple buffer overflow flaws were found in the Cyrus IMAP Sieveimplementation. An authenticated user able to create Sieve mail filteringrules could use these flaws to execute arbitrary code with the privilegesof the Cyrus IMAP server user. (CVE-2009-2632, CVE-2009-3235)Users of cyrus-imapd are advised to upgrade to these updated packages,which contain backported patches to resolve these issues. After installingthe update, cyrus-imapd will be restarted automatically.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-cyrus-imapd
  • redhat-upgrade-cyrus-imapd-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-cyrus-imapd-murder
  • redhat-upgrade-cyrus-imapd-nntp
  • redhat-upgrade-cyrus-imapd-perl
  • redhat-upgrade-cyrus-imapd-utils
  • redhat-upgrade-perl-cyrus

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