Cyrus IMAPd 2.2.13p1 & 2.3.15 Released
brong at fastmail.fm
Thu Sep 10 00:41:33 EDT 2009
On Wed, Sep 09, 2009 at 12:43:43PM -0400, Dave McMurtrie wrote:
> Duncan Gibb wrote:
> >Thomas Jarosch wrote:
> >KM> I'd like to announce the releases of Cyrus IMAPd 2.2.13p1 and 2.3.15.
> >KM> These releases should both be considered production quality. These
> >KM> releases are being made at this time to fix the potential buffer
> >KM> overflow vulnerability described in CERT VU#336053:
> >KM> http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/336053
> >TJ> Regarding the buffer overflow: The cert website currently outputs a
> >TJ> "Lotus Notes exception". Is the overflow theoretically exploitable
> >TJ> via a malicious email or does a user need to upload a malicious
> >TJ> sieve script?
> >Hmmm... Still down...
> Apologies for the CERT vulnerability link not existing.
> We had planned, along with CERT, to make a coordinated announcement
> about this tomorrow in order to give the major Cyrus vendors a
> chance to get their distributions patched.
> Unfortunately, Debian put out their DSA over the weekend so we
> didn't want to wait until tomorrow to put out our announcement.
> CERT provided that URL for us, but since they haven't yet formally
> released this vulnerability the URL isn't active yet.
Which I'm afraid was my fault for saying "it's already been
committed to CVS, so it's out there" to them. Sorry about
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