Descriptionscript-login in Dovecot 2.0.x before 2.0.13 does not follow the chroot configuration setting, which might allow remote authenticated users to conduct directory traversal attacks by leveraging a script.
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Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
dovecot (PTS)buster1:
buster (security)1:
bookworm, sid1:

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
dovecotsourcelenny(not affected)
dovecotsourcesqueeze(not affected)


[squeeze] - dovecot <not-affected> (Vulnerable script not present)
[lenny] - dovecot <not-affected> (Vulnerable script not present)

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