Date: Tue, 04 Dec 2012 18:12:29 +0100 From: Matthias Weckbecker <mweckbecker@...e.de> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> Cc: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com> Subject: Re: CVE request: Dovecot DoS in 2.x (fixed in 2.1.11) Hi Kurt, Vincent, vendors, ... Quoting Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > On 12/03/2012 10:33 AM, Vincent Danen wrote: >> Could a CVE be assigned for the following please? >> >> Dovecot 2.1.11 was released and includes a fix for a crash >> condition when the IMAP server was issued a SEARCH command with >> multiple KEYWORD parameters. An authenticated remote user could >> use this flaw to crash Dovecot. >> [...] >> >> >> Thanks. > > Please use CVE-2012-5620 for this issue. > We were discussing this issue too at  and think that it does only affect the current connection, no subsequent (i.e. new) connections are affected. What's your opinion wrt this?  https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=792642 > - -- > Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT) > PGP: 0x5E267993 A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993 [...] Thanks, Matthias -- Matthias Weckbecker, Senior Security Engineer, SUSE Security Team SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Maxfeldstr. 5, D-90409 Nuernberg, Germany Tel: +49-911-74053-0; http://opensuse.org/ SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Jeff Hawn, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg)
Powered by blists - more mailing lists
Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.
Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.