Date: Tue, 20 May 2014 15:48:23 -0400 From: Marc Deslauriers <marc.deslauriers@...onical.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE request: dovecot denial of service On 14-05-20 03:32 PM, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote: > Hi, > > we were made aware of a recently fixed DoS vulnerability in Dovecot, > which doesn't seem to have a CVE id assigned: > > http://dovecot.org/list/dovecot-news/2014-May/000273.html > > states: > > * Fixed a DoS attack against imap/pop3-login processes. If SSL/TLS > handshake was started but wasn't finished, the login process > attempted to eventually forcibly disconnect the client, but failed > to do it correctly. This could have left the connections hanging > arond for a long time. (Affected Dovecot v1.1+) > > Could a CVE be assigned for this vulnerability? > Isn't that CVE-2014-3430? Marc.
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