CVE-2009-1631

NameCVE-2009-1631
DescriptionThe Mailer component in Evolution 2.26.1 and earlier uses world-readable permissions for the .evolution directory, and certain directories and files under .evolution/ related to local mail, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading these files.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs526409

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
evolution (PTS)bullseye (security), bullseye3.38.3-1+deb11u2fixed
bookworm3.46.4-2fixed
sid, trixie3.52.3-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
evolutionsource(unstable)2.29.90-1unimportant526409

Notes

Mostly a security enhancement, only for local users/mail and open homedirs

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