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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
Description Last Modified:  05/16/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
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
http://dovecot.org/list/dovecot-cvs/2006-May/005563.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/913
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1080
http://www.dovecot.org/list/dovecot-news/2006-May/000006.html Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/433878/100/0/threaded Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17961 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2013
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26536

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2414
NVD Published Date:
05/16/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017