Plugins Database As of 12-07-2019

CentOS Update for dovecot CESA-2019:2836 centos7

CentOS Local Security Checks
Impact by CVSS Score
  • ID: 1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.883111

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'dovecot' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the CESA-2019:2836 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Dovecot is an IMAP server for Linux and other UNIX-like systems, written primarily with security in mind. It also contains a small POP3 server, and supports e-mail in either the maildir or mbox format. The SQL drivers and authentication plug-ins are provided as subLinux Distribution Packages. Security Fix(es): * dovecot: improper NULL byte handling in IMAP and ManageSieve protocol parsers leads to out of bounds writes (CVE-2019-11500) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Affected Versions:
'dovecot' Linux Distribution Package(s) on CentOS 7.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2019-09-27 02:01:05
Modified
2019-09-27 07:41:55
CVE
CVE-2019-11500

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