openSUSE 10 Security Update : dovecot (dovecot-5986)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Dovecot didn't properly treat negative access rights therefore
allowing attackers to bypass intended access restrictions
(CVE-2008-4577)

Solution :

Update the affected dovecot packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35677 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4577

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