openSUSE Security Update : dovecot12 (openSUSE-SU-2010:0923-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75471


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


dovecot granted admin rights to all owner mailboxes (CVE-2010-3706).

When using multiple ACL entries for mailboxes the most specific one was not always applied (CVE-2010-3707).


Update the affected dovecot12 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75471

File Name: suse_11_3_dovecot12-101028.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot12, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot12-backend-mysql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot12-backend-pgsql, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot12-backend-sqlite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot12-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot12-fts-lucene, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:dovecot12-fts-solr, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3706, CVE-2010-3707