CVE-2006-5973

NameCVE-2006-5973
DescriptionOff-by-one buffer overflow in Dovecot 1.0test53 through 1.0.rc14, and possibly other versions, when index files are used and mmap_disable is set to "yes," allows remote authenticated IMAP or POP3 users to cause a denial of service (crash) via unspecified vectors involving the cache file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
dovecot (PTS)jessie1:2.2.13-12~deb8u4fixed
jessie (security)1:2.2.13-12~deb8u7fixed
stretch (security), stretch1:2.2.27-3+deb9u5fixed
buster, buster (security)1:2.3.4.1-5+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid1:2.3.7.2-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
dovecotsource(unstable)1.0.rc15-1
dovecotsourcesarge(not affected)

Notes

[sarge] - dovecot <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)

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