Dovecot 2.3.9 < 2.3.9.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

2020-02-13T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310112694
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-02-13T00:00:00

Description

Dovecot is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

                                        
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CPE = "cpe:/a:dovecot:dovecot";

if (description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.112694");
  script_version("2020-02-13T11:17:54+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-02-13 11:17:54 +0000 (Thu, 13 Feb 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2020-02-13 09:58:21 +0000 (Thu, 13 Feb 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2020-7957", "CVE-2020-7046");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_banner_unreliable");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  script_name("Dovecot 2.3.9 < 2.3.9.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);

  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_dovecot_consolidation.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("dovecot/detected");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"Dovecot is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The following vulnerabilities exist:

  - The IMAP and LMTP components in Dovecot mishandle snippet generation when many characters must be
  read to compute the snippet and a trailing > character exists.
  This causes a denial of service in which the recipient cannot read all of their messages.

  - lib-smtp in submission-login and lmtp in Dovecot mishandles truncated UTF-8 data in command parameters.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation would cause various system processes to be exhausted,
  leading into a denial of service and CPU resource exhaustion, or cause the mailbox to be permanently unaccessible.");

  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Dovecot versions 2.3.9 before 2.3.9.3.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Update to version 2.3.9.3 or later.");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://dovecot.org/pipermail/dovecot-news/2020-February/000430.html");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://dovecot.org/pipermail/dovecot-news/2020-February/000431.html");

  exit(0);
}

include("version_func.inc");
include("host_details.inc");

if(!port = get_app_port(cpe:CPE)) {
  exit(0);
}

if(!infos = get_app_version_and_location(port:port, cpe:CPE, exit_no_version:TRUE)) {
  exit(0);
}

version = infos["version"];
location = infos["location"];

if(version_in_range(version:version, test_version:"2.3.9", test_version2:"2.3.9.2")) {
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:version, fixed_version:"2.3.9.3", install_path:location);
  security_message(port:port, data:report);
  exit(0);
}

exit(99);