CVE Reference: CVE-2008-4577

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CVE-2008-4577

Description:
The ACL plugin in Dovecot before 1.1.4 treats negative access rights as if they are positive access rights, which allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-838-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00002.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA32164
  Secunia Advisory: SA33149
  Secunia Advisory: SA36904
  Secunia Advisory: SA33624
  Secunia Advisory: SA32471

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0205.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10376

MLIST
  http://www.dovecot.org/list/dovecot-news/2008-October/000085.html

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:232

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-16.xml

FEDORA

CONFIRM
  http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=240409

BID
  31587


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