[ALSA-2021:1887] Moderate: dovecot security and bug fix update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2021-05-18
Description:
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 subpackages. Security Fix(es): * dovecot: IMAP hibernation function allows mail access (CVE-2020-24386) * dovecot: Denial of service via mail MIME parsing (CVE-2020-25275) 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. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
Updated packages:
  • dovecot-2.3.8-9.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • dovecot-2.3.8-9.el8.i686.rpm
  • dovecot-devel-2.3.8-9.el8.i686.rpm
  • dovecot-devel-2.3.8-9.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • dovecot-mysql-2.3.8-9.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • dovecot-pgsql-2.3.8-9.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • dovecot-pigeonhole-2.3.8-9.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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