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CVE-2016-10727 Detail

Description

camel/providers/imapx/camel-imapx-server.c in the IMAPx component in GNOME evolution-data-server before 3.21.2 proceeds with cleartext data containing a password if the client wishes to use STARTTLS but the server will not use STARTTLS, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by sniffing the network. The server code was intended to report an error and not proceed, but the code was written incorrectly.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/20/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1334842
https://github.com/GNOME/evolution-data-server/releases/tag/EVOLUTION_DATA_SERVER_3_21_2
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/evolution-data-server/blob/master/NEWS#L1022
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/evolution-data-server/commit/f26a6f67
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3724-1/

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-10727
NVD Published Date:
07/20/2018
NVD Last Modified:
07/27/2018