Descriptionplugins/acl/acl-backend-vfile.c in Dovecot 1.2.x before 1.2.15 and 2.0.x before 2.0.5 interprets an ACL entry as a directive to add to the permissions granted by another ACL entry, instead of a directive to replace the permissions granted by another ACL entry, in certain circumstances involving more specific entries that occur after less specific entries, which allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended access restrictions via a request to read or modify a mailbox.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2010:020, published Wed, 03 Nov 2010 12:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2010:0923-1, published Fri, 29 Oct 2010 14:08:13 +0200 (CEST)
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:35:31 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:59 2022