CVE-2010-4011 Detail

Current Description

Dovecot in Apple Mac OS X 10.6.5 10H574 does not properly manage memory for user names, which allows remote authenticated users to read the private e-mail of other persons in opportunistic circumstances via standard e-mail clients accessing a user's own mailbox, related to a "memory aliasing issue."


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Evaluator Description

Per: http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00001.html 'Dovecot is only provided with Mac OS X Server systems. This issue only affects systems running Mac OS X Server v10.6.5 (10H574). This issue does not affect the Dovecot open source project.'

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00001.html Vendor Advisory 
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4452 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4011
NVD Published Date:
11/16/2010
NVD Last Modified:
11/17/2010
Source:
MITRE