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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.800292
Category:Privilege escalation
Title:Maildrop Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Summary:Check for the version of Maildrop
Description:
Overview: This host is installed Maildrop and is prone to Privilege Escalation
vulnerability

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw is due to the error in the 'maildrop/main.C', when run by root
with the '-d' option, uses the gid of root for execution of the mailfilter file
in a user's home directory.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow local users to gain elevated privileges.

Impact Level: Application.

Affected Software :
Maildrop version 2.3.0 and prior.

Fix: Upgrade to Maildrop version 2.4.0
For updates refer to http://sourceforge.net/projects/courier/files/

References:
http://secunia.com/advisories/38367
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/55980
http://securitytracker.com/alerts/2010/Jan/1023515.html
Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-0301
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=126462927918840&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=126468324913920&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=126468551017070&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=126468618017829&w=2
Debian Security Information: DSA-1981 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-1981
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023515
http://secunia.com/advisories/38367
http://secunia.com/advisories/38374
XForce ISS Database: maildrop-group-priv-escalation(55980)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/55980
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2010 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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