Fedora 7 : dbmail-2.2.9-1.fc7 (2008-3371)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 32099


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix possible authentication bypass in authldap authentication module when dbmail is used with LDAP servers allowing anonymous logins - CVE-2007-6714 (#443019).

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.


Update the affected dbmail package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 32099

File Name: fedora_2008-3371.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/01

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:dbmail, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/04/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6714

FEDORA: 2008-3371

CWE: 287