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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2414

Directory traversal vulnerability in Dovecot 1.0 beta and 1.0 allows remote attackers to list files and directories under the mbox parent directory and obtain mailbox names via ".." sequences in the (1) LIST or (2) DELETE IMAP command.
Publish Date : 2006-05-16 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue does not affect the versions of Dovecot distributed with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2414

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Timo Sirainen Dovecot 1.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Timo Sirainen Dovecot 1.0 Beta7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Timo Sirainen Dovecot 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Timo Sirainen Dovecot 1.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Timo Sirainen Dovecot 4

- References For CVE-2006-2414
BID 17961 Dovecot Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2006-11-28
VUPEN ADV-2006-2013
BUGTRAQ 20060512 Dovecot IMAP: Mailbox names list disclosure with mboxes CONFIRM
XF dovecot-imap-list-information-disclosure(26536)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2414

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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