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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2010-3706

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
10/06/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

plugins/acl/acl-backend-vfile.c in Dovecot 1.2.x before 1.2.15 and 2.0.x before 2.0.5 interprets an ACL entry as a directive to add to the permissions granted by another ACL entry, instead of a directive to replace the permissions granted by another ACL entry, in certain circumstances involving the private namespace of a user, which allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended access restrictions via a request to read or modify a mailbox.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-dovecot12
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot12-backend-mysql
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot12-backend-pgsql
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot12-backend-sqlite
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot12-devel
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot12-fts-lucene
  • suse-upgrade-dovecot12-fts-solr

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