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[DSA1080] DSA-1080-1 dovecot Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A problem has been discovered in the IMAP component of Dovecot, a
secure mail server that supports mbox and maildir mailboxes, which can
lead to information disclosure via directory traversal by
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your dovecot-imapd package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1080
Threat Level: High
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