openSUSE 10 Security Update : dovecot (dovecot-6539)

High Nessus Plugin ID 42104


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of dovecot fixes two buffer overflows in the sieve plug-in (CVE-2009-2632, CVE-2009-3235)


Update the affected dovecot packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42104

File Name: suse_dovecot-6539.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/10/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/10/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2632, CVE-2009-3235

CWE: 119