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CVE-2008-4577 Detail

Current Description

The ACL plugin in Dovecot before 1.1.4 treats negative access rights as if they are positive access rights, which allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.

Source:  MITRE
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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=240409
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-16.xml
http://www.dovecot.org/list/dovecot-news/2008-October/000085.html Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:232
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0205.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31587
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-838-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2745
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10376
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-October/msg00816.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-October/msg00844.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:0.99.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:0.99.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.beta9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0.rc28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.0_rc29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.1:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.1.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4577
NVD Published Date:
10/15/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017