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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3304

The ACL plugin in Dovecot 1.2.x before 1.2.13 propagates INBOX ACLs to newly created mailboxes in certain configurations, which might allow remote attackers to read mailboxes that have unintended weak ACLs.
Publish Date : 2010-09-24 Last Update Date : 2011-02-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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)
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3304 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-3304

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Dovecot Dovecot 1.2.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Dovecot Dovecot 13

- References For CVE-2010-3304
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:017
MLIST [dovecot-news] 20100724 v1.2.13 released
MLIST [oss-security] 20100916 CVE-identifier request for Dovecot ACL security bug
VUPEN ADV-2011-0301
VUPEN ADV-2010-2840
BID 41964 Dovecot Access Control List (ACL) Plugin Security Bypass Weakness Release Date:2010-11-01
MLIST [oss-security] 20100916 Re: CVE-identifier request for Dovecot ACL security bug

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3304

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