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Bug 189814 - (CVE-2006-1721) CVE-2006-1721 cyrus-sasl digest-md5 DoS
CVE-2006-1721 cyrus-sasl digest-md5 DoS
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Steve Conklin
Brian Brock
: Security
: 150091 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 190694
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Reported: 2006-04-24 16:37 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2016-05-18 14:08 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0795
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-09-04 10:49:35 EDT
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2007:0795 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: cyrus-sasl security and bug fix update 2008-01-09 11:13:57 EST

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Description Josh Bressers 2006-04-24 16:37:16 EDT
cyrus-sasl digest-md5 DoS

A DoS during SASL authentication digest-md5 negotiation could crash an
applications authenticating using the digest-md5 feature of

This issue was fixed upstream in 2.1.21.

An advisory regarding this issue was published here:

The note from upstream verifying the isue was fixed in 2.1.21 is here:

This issue also affects RHEL3
Comment 2 Steve Conklin 2007-07-10 17:14:44 EDT
*** Bug 150091 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-09-04 10:49:35 EDT
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,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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