CVE-2016-4983

NameCVE-2016-4983
DescriptionA postinstall script in the dovecot rpm allows local users to read the contents of newly created SSL/TLS key files.
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 severitylow

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
dovecot (PTS)stretch1:2.2.27-3+deb9u5fixed
stretch (security)1:2.2.27-3+deb9u7fixed
buster1:2.3.4.1-5+deb10u6fixed
buster (security)1:2.3.4.1-5+deb10u5fixed
bullseye, sid1:2.3.13+dfsg1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
dovecotsource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- dovecot <not-affected> (Specific to Red Hat packaging)

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