Moderate: cyrus-sasl security, bug fix, and enhancement update

ID ALSA-2020:4497
Type almalinux
Reporter AlmaLinux
Modified 2021-11-12T10:20:56


The cyrus-sasl packages contain the Cyrus implementation of Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL). SASL is a method for adding authentication support to connection-based protocols.

Security Fix(es):

  • cyrus-sasl: denial of service in _sasl_add_string function (CVE-2019-19906)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes:

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.