Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dovecot (MDVSA-2010:104)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 48184
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered and corrected in dovecot :
Unspecified vulnerability in Dovecot 1.2.x before 1.2.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via long headers in an e-mail message (CVE-2010-0745).
This update provides dovecot 1.2.11 which is not vulnerable to this issue and also holds many bugfixes as well.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.