[Dovecot-news] [Dovecot] v2.2.7 released

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Nov 3 22:52:06 EET 2013

On 3.11.2013, at 22.08, Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi> wrote:

> 	* Some usage of passdb checkpassword could have been exploitable by
> 	  local users. You may need to modify your setup to keep it working.
> 	  See http://wiki2.dovecot.org/AuthDatabase/CheckPassword#Security

Oh, forgot to mention here: This problem was found by the cPanel people (cPanel uses checkpassword). They also reserved CVE-2013-6171 for this.

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