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Fedora 9 Update: uw-imap-2007e-1.fc9 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora Update to new upstream version - 2007e. Contains fix for a security issue - buffer overflow in rfc822_output_char / rfc822_output_data (CVE-2008-5514).
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-0371
2009-01-14 23:35:16
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Name        : uw-imap
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 2007e
Release     : 1.fc9
URL         : http://www.washington.edu/imap/
Summary     : UW Server daemons for IMAP and POP network mail protocols
Description :
The uw-imap package provides UW server daemons for both the IMAP (Internet
Message Access Protocol) and POP (Post Office Protocol) mail access
protocols.  The POP protocol uses a "post office" machine to collect
mail for users and allows users to download their mail to their local
machine for reading. The IMAP protocol allows a user to read mail on a
remote machine without downloading it to their local machine.

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Update Information:

Update to new upstream version - 2007e.    Contains fix for a security issue -
buffer overflow in rfc822_output_char / rfc822_output_data (CVE-2008-5514).
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ChangeLog:

* Fri Dec 19 2008 Rex Dieter  2007e-1
- imap-2007e
* Fri Oct 31 2008 Rex Dieter  2007d-1
- imap-2007d
* Wed Oct  1 2008 Rex Dieter  2007b-2
- fix build (patch fuzz) (#464985)
* Fri Jun 13 2008 Rex Dieter  2007b-1
- imap-2007b
* Sun May 18 2008 Rex Dieter  2007a1-3
- libc-client: incomplete list of obsoletes (#446240)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #477227 - CVE-2008-5514 libc-client: buffer overflow in rfc822_output_char / rfc822_output_data
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=477227
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update uw-imap' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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