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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 6 2006-1396: dovecot

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the dovecot package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-1396 (dovecot).

Dovecot is an IMAP server for Linux/UNIX-like systems, written with security
primarily in mind. It also contains a small POP3 server. It supports mail
in either of maildir or mbox formats.



Update information :

* Tue Nov 21 2006 Petr Rockai - 1.0-1.rc15
- update to latest upstream, fixes a few bugs, plus a security
vulnerability (#216510, CVE-2006-5973)


Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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