Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 190694
CVE-2006-1721 cyrus-sasl digest-md5 DoS
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:42:21 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #189814 +++
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
This issue affects RHL9, FC1, FC2 and FC3; and may also affect RHL 7.3,
though RHL 7.3 uses a much older version of cyrus-sasl. We will have to look
Fedora Core 3 is now completely unmaintained. These bugs can't be fixed in that
version. If the issue still persists in current Fedora Core, please reopen.
Thank you, and sorry about this.