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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-3235

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/17/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the Sieve plugin in Dovecot 1.0 before 1.0.4 and 1.1 before 1.1.7, as derived from Cyrus libsieve, allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted SIEVE script, as demonstrated by forwarding an e-mail message to a large number of recipients, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-2632.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-cyrus-imapd
  • suse-upgrade-cyrus-imapd-devel
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot-devel
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot11
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot11-backend-mysql
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot11-backend-pgsql
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot11-backend-sqlite
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot11-devel
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot11-fts-lucene
  • suse-upgrade-perl-cyrus-imap
  • suse-upgrade-perl-cyrus-sieve-managesieve

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