[Dovecot] v1.2.11 released (managesieve updated)
stephan at rename-it.nl
Thu Mar 18 01:55:15 EET 2010
Stephan Bosch wrote:
> Timo Sirainen wrote:
>> mbox users really should upgrade, because by sending a message with a
>> huge header you could basically cause a DoS (this problem exists only
>> with v1.2.x, not with v1.0 or v1.1).
>> - mbox: Message header reading was unnecessarily slow. Fetching a
>> huge header could have resulted in Dovecot eating a lot of CPU.
>> Also searching messages was much slower than necessary.
>> - mbox, dbox, cydir: Mail root directory was created with 0770
>> permissions, instead of 0700.
>> - maildir: Reading uidlist could have ended up in an infinite loop.
>> - IMAP IDLE: v1.2.7+ caused extra load by checking changes every
>> 0.5 seconds after a change had occurred in mailbox
> I have a paper deadline this Friday, so a new release of Pigeonhole
> will be delayed until this weekend.
I've refreshed the ManageSieve patch for v1.2:
Sieve release will take more time.
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