Fedora Core 5 : dovecot-1.0-0.beta8.3.fc5 (2006-1504)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Thu Dec 21 2006 Tomas Janousek <tjanouse at redhat.com>
- 1.0-0.beta8.3.fc5

- fixed default paths in the example mkcert.sh to match
configuration defaults (fixes #183151)

- fixed off by one (#216508, CVE-2006-5973)

- Thu Jun 8 2006 Petr Rockai <prockai at redhat.com> -
1.0-0.beta8.2.fc5

- bring FC-5 branch up to date with the rawhide one
(bugfixes only)

- should fix non-working pop3 in default installation

- Thu Jun 8 2006 Petr Rockai <prockai at redhat.com> -
1.0-0.beta8.2

- put back pop3_uidl_format default that got lost in the
beta2->beta7 upgrade (would cause pop3 to not work at
all in many situations)

- Thu May 4 2006 Petr Rockai <prockai at redhat.com> -
1.0-0.beta8.1

- upgrade to latest upstream beta release (beta8)

- contains a security fix in mbox handling

- Thu May 4 2006 Petr Rockai <prockai at redhat.com> -
1.0-0.beta7.1

- upgrade to latest upstream beta release

- fixed BR 173048

- Fri Mar 17 2006 Petr Rockai <prockai at redhat.com> -
1.0-0.beta2.8

- fix sqlite detection in upstream configure checks,
second part of #182240

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2ecd3071

Solution :

Update the affected dovecot and / or dovecot-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24082 (fedora_2006-1504.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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