Upstream information

CVE-2016-4983 at MITRE

Description

A postinstall script in the dovecot rpm allows local users to read the contents of newly created SSL/TLS key files.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 3.3
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 984639 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.31-19.17.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.31-19.17.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.31-19.17.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.31-19.17.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.13-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1703
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.13-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1703
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.30.2-14.2
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.30.2-14.2
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.30.2-14.2
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.30.2-14.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.31-19.11.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.31-19.11.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.31-19.11.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.31-19.11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.13-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1703
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.13-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1703
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.13-4.1
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.13-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1703
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.30.2-14.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.31-19.11.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.31-19.17.1
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-debugsource >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts-lucene >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts-lucene-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts-solr >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts-solr-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts-squat >= 2.2.18-9.1
  • dovecot22-fts-squat-debuginfo >= 2.2.18-9.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1342
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-debugsource >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts-lucene >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts-lucene-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts-solr >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts-solr-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts-squat >= 2.2.25-3.1
  • dovecot22-fts-squat-debuginfo >= 2.2.25-3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1342
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • dovecot22 >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-backend-mysql >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-backend-pgsql >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-backend-sqlite >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-devel >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-fts >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-fts-lucene >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-fts-solr >= 2.2.27-1.1
  • dovecot22-fts-squat >= 2.2.27-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA dovecot22


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 dovecot22 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 dovecot22 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 dovecot22 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 dovecot22 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 dovecot22 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 dovecot22 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for the Raspberry Pi dovecot22 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 dovecot22 Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 dovecot22 Released