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CVE-2006-0730 Detail

Current Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Dovecot before 1.0beta3 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash or hang) via unspecified vectors involving (1) "potential hangs" in the APPEND command and "potential crashes" in (2) dovecot-auth and (3) imap/pop3-login. NOTE: vector 2 might be related to a double free vulnerability.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/16/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/16/2006)

This issue only affected Dovecot versions 1.0beta1 and 1.0beta2. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 shipped with an earlier version of Dovecot and is therefore not vulnerable to this issue.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.dovecot.org/list/dovecot/2006-February/011367.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16672
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0549 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24709

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0730
NVD Published Date:
02/16/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017