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Bug 235289 - CVE-2007-1558 Evolution APOP information disclosure
Summary: CVE-2007-1558 Evolution APOP information disclosure
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: evolution-data-server
Version: 5.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Matthew Barnes
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: source=redhat,reported=20070401,publi...
: 238564 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
Blocks: 238564 238565
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-04-04 20:35 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2009-06-10 08:59 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0344
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-05-30 09:12:49 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2007:0344 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: evolution-data-server security update 2007-05-30 09:12:48 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2007-04-04 20:35:40 UTC
A flaw has been found in the way Evolution handles APOP authentication.  It is
possible for an attacker to discover authentication credentials by sending
certain responses to Evolution.

The upstream bug has more details:

This flaw should also affect RHEL 3 and 4.

Comment 6 Matthew Barnes 2007-05-01 16:24:28 UTC
*** Bug 238564 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 15 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-30 09:12:49 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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