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CVE-2006-2414 Detail

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in Dovecot 1.0 beta and 1.0 allows remote attackers to list files and directories under the mbox parent directory and obtain mailbox names via ".." sequences in the (1) LIST or (2) DELETE IMAP command.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/16/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2414
Original release date:
05/16/2006
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. This issue does not affect the versions of Dovecot distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://dovecot.org/list/dovecot-cvs/2006-May/005563.html External Source CONFIRM http://dovecot.org/list/dovecot-cvs/2006-May/005563.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/913 External Source SREASON 913
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1080 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1080
http://www.dovecot.org/list/dovecot-news/2006-May/000006.html Patch External Source MISC http://www.dovecot.org/list/dovecot-news/2006-May/000006.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/433878/100/0/threaded Patch External Source BUGTRAQ 20060512 Dovecot IMAP: Mailbox names list disclosure with mboxes
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17961 Patch External Source BID 17961
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2013 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-2013
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26536 External Source XF dovecot-imap-list-information-disclosure(26536)

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