Bug 238565 - CVE-2007-1558 Evolution APOP information disclosure
CVE-2007-1558 Evolution APOP information disclosure
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: evolution (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthew Barnes
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Depends On: 235289
Blocks: CVE-2007-1558
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Reported: 2007-05-01 10:19 EDT by Matthew Barnes
Modified: 2009-06-10 04:59 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0353
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-05-17 10:46:21 EDT
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Description Matthew Barnes 2007-05-01 10:19:46 EDT
+++ 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:
Comment 13 Josh Bressers 2007-05-14 15:24:25 EDT
I'm moving to version to RHEL4.  This flaw affects RHEL 3 and 4.
Comment 17 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-17 10:46:21 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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