Fedora 15 : dovecot-2.0.13-1.fc15 (2011-7268)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- dovecot updated to 2.0.13

- mdbox purge: Fixed wrong warning about corrupted

- script-login binary wasn't actually dropping
privileges to the user/group/chroot specified by its
service settings.

- Fixed potential crashes and other problems when parsing
header names that contained NUL characters.

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected dovecot package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54912 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1929

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