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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2008-1218
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:06:20
Published 10 Mar 2008 07:44:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-1218

Summary

Argument injection vulnerability in Dovecot 1.0.x before 1.0.13, and 1.1.x before 1.1.rc3, when using blocking passdbs, allows remote attackers to bypass the password check via a password containing TAB characters, which are treated as argument delimiters that enable the skip_password_check field to be specified.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Dovecot 1.0.12

  • Dovecot 1.1


References

CONFIRM - https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2341

MLIST - [Dovecot-news] 20080309 v1.0.13 and v1.1.rc3 released

MLIST - [Dovecot-news] 20080309 Security hole #6: Some passdbs allowed users to log in without a valid password

SECUNIA - 32151

SUSE - SUSE-SR:2008:020

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-2475

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-2464

XF - dovecot-tab-authentication-bypass(41085)

UBUNTU - USN-593-1

BID - 28181

BUGTRAQ - 20080312 rPSA-2008-0108-1 dovecot

MILW0RM - 5257

DEBIAN - DSA-1516

MISC - http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0108

GENTOO - GLSA-200803-25

SECUNIA - 29557

SECUNIA - 29396

SECUNIA - 29385

SECUNIA - 29364

SECUNIA - 29295

SECUNIA - 29226


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