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CVE-2011-1929 Detail

Current Description

lib-mail/message-header-parser.c in Dovecot 1.2.x before 1.2.17 and 2.0.x before 2.0.13 does not properly handle '\0' characters in header names, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or mailbox corruption) via a crafted e-mail message.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://dovecot.org/pipermail/dovecot/2011-May/059085.html Patch
http://dovecot.org/pipermail/dovecot/2011-May/059086.html Patch
http://hg.dovecot.org/dovecot-1.1/rev/3698dfe0f21c Patch
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-June/061384.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-May/060815.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-May/060825.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/18/4 Patch
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/19/3 Patch
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/19/6 Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2252
http://www.dovecot.org/doc/NEWS-1.2
http://www.dovecot.org/doc/NEWS-2.0
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:101
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-1187.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/47930
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1143-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706286 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/67589
https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/8581790

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:1.2.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:dovecot:dovecot:2.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-1929
NVD Published Date:
05/24/2011
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017