Bug 235290 - CVE-2007-1558 Evolution APOP information disclosure
Summary: CVE-2007-1558 Evolution APOP information disclosure
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: evolution-data-server
Version: 6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Matthew Barnes
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: source=redhat,reported=20070401,publi...
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-04-04 20:38 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-24 21:19:49 UTC

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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:

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.

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