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Fedora 8 Update: dbmail-2.2.9-1.fc8 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora Fix possible authentication bypass in authldap authentication module when dbmail is used with LDAP servers allowing anonymous logins - CVE-2007-6714 (#443019).
Fedora Update Notification
2008-04-29 20:22:48

Name        : dbmail
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 2.2.9
Release     : 1.fc8
URL         :
Summary     : The DBMail mail storage system
Description :
Dbmail is the name of a group of programs that enable the possiblilty of
storing and retrieving mail messages from a database.

Currently dbmail supports the following database backends:


Please see /usr/share/doc/dbmail-*/README.fedora for specific information on
installation and configuration in Fedora.

Update Information:

Fix possible authentication bypass in authldap authentication module when dbmail
is used with LDAP servers allowing anonymous logins - CVE-2007-6714 (#443019).

* Thu Apr 24 2008 Bernard Johnson  - 2.2.9-1
- v 2.2.9
* Mon Feb 18 2008 Fedora Release Engineering  - 2.2.8-2
- Autorebuild for GCC 4.3
* Fri Jan 18 2008 Bernard Johnson  - 2.2.8-1
- 2.2.8-1
* Thu Dec  6 2007 Release Engineering  - 2.2.7-2
- Rebuild for deps
* Wed Oct 31 2007 Bernard Johnson  - 2.2.7-1
- 2.2.7-1
- removed unused thread references patch
- removed unused hup patch
- removed unused gmime segv patch
- license clarification
- dbmail: Initscript Review (bz #246901)

  [ 1 ] Bug #443019 - CVE-2007-6714 dbmail: authentication bypass in authldap

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update dbmail' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at

Fedora-package-announce mailing list
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