Virtuozzo 7 : dovecot / dovecot-devel / dovecot-mysql / etc (VZLSA-2019-2836)

High Nessus Plugin ID 129846

Synopsis

The remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.

Description

An update for dovecot is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Dovecot is an IMAP server for Linux and other UNIX-like systems, written primarily with security in mind. It also contains a small POP3 server, and supports e-mail in either the maildir or mbox format. The SQL drivers and authentication plug-ins are provided as subpackages.

Security Fix(es) :

* dovecot: improper NULL byte handling in IMAP and ManageSieve protocol parsers leads to out of bounds writes (CVE-2019-11500)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Note that Tenable Network Security has attempted to extract the preceding description block directly from the corresponding Red Hat security advisory. Virtuozzo provides no description for VZLSA advisories. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected dovecot / dovecot-devel / dovecot-mysql / etc package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?1b0734da

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2836

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 129846

File Name: Virtuozzo_VZLSA-2019-2836.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/10/14

Updated: 2019/12/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:dovecot, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:dovecot-devel, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:dovecot-mysql, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:dovecot-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:dovecot-pigeonhole, cpe:/o:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:7

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Virtuozzo/release, Host/Virtuozzo/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/09/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11500