FreeBSD : dovecot -- ACL plugin bypass vulnerabilities (75c24c1d-b688-11dd-88fd-001c2514716c)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Timo Sirainen reports in dovecot 1.1.4 release notes :

ACL plugin fixes: Negative rights were actually treated as positive
rights. 'k' right didn't prevent creating parent/child/child mailbox.
ACL groups weren't working.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?fb4dce0d

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34838 (freebsd_pkg_75c24c1db68811dd88fd001c2514716c.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31587

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4577
CVE-2008-4578

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