Bug 189815 - CVE-2006-1721 cyrus-sasl digest-md5 DoS
CVE-2006-1721 cyrus-sasl digest-md5 DoS
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cyrus-sasl (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2006-04-24 16:37 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: cyrus-sasl-2.1.20-6
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Last Closed: 2006-07-25 19:41:36 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-04-24 16:37:30 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:
Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2006-05-04 21:48:04 EDT
cyrus-sasl-2.1.20-6 has been pushed for fc4, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 2 Matthew Miller 2006-07-25 19:41:36 EDT
This appears to have been fixed in an update earlier this year (see comment #1)
but never closed. Marking closed.

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