Bug 235290

Summary: CVE-2007-1558 Evolution APOP information disclosure
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: evolution-data-serverAssignee: Matthew Barnes <mbarnes>
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Fixed In Version: evolution-data-server-1.8.3-5.fc6 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Josh Bressers 2007-04-04 20:38:47 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #235289 +++

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:
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=424373

This flaw should also affect FC5

Comment 1 Matthew Barnes 2007-04-24 21:19:49 UTC
Fixed in evolution-data-server-1.8.3-5.fc6.

Also ported to 1.6.3-3.fc5 and 1.10.1-2.fc7.