Bug 221981 - CVE-2006-5867 fetchmail not enforcing TLS for POP3 properly
CVE-2006-5867 fetchmail not enforcing TLS for POP3 properly
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: fetchmail (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Miloslav Trmač
Brock Organ
: Security
Depends On: 223661
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Reported: 2007-01-09 09:16 EST by Lubomir Kundrak
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0018
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-01-31 12:20:37 EST
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Statement from mitr about the issues (2.84 KB, text/plain)
2007-01-09 09:16 EST, Lubomir Kundrak
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Description Lubomir Kundrak 2007-01-09 09:16:31 EST
Description of problem:

fetchmail issued an advisoty fetchmail-SA-2006-02 fixing numerous issues
with TLS support. Two of them raise an opportiounity for an attacker to do
a MiM attack. See the attached e-mail from mitr for more details.
Comment 1 Lubomir Kundrak 2007-01-09 09:16:31 EST
Created attachment 145163 [details]
Statement from mitr about the issues
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-01-31 12:20:37 EST
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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