MDaemon Patch Bulletin - MD051917

Fix to MultiPOP and DomainPOP use for copying emails to a separate server

Published May 19, 2017

Summary

Recently Alt-N discovered that administrators who set-up MDaemon to save a copy of emails using the multiPOP or domainPOP service. Not applying the patch prevents the pulling and leaving a copy of emails on a separate server. Please see the Release Notes for more detail (click here).

This patch is for affected versions and editions of MDaemon Messaging Server (including MDaemon Private Cloud versions). For specific information, see the Affected Software Section below.

Recommendation: For MDaemon installations, Alt-N Technologies recommends that administrators apply the patch by downloading the appropriate version and language file listed below.

Known Issues: There are no known issues that customers may experience when installing this security update.

Affected Software

The following versions of MDaemon have been tested and determined to be affected. Other versions are not affected. Please download the file version AND language based upon your current installation.

MDaemon 17.0.X (32 bit)

17.0.2 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 17.0.X (64 bit)

17.0.2 64 bit - Select Your Language

MDaemon 16.5.X (32 bit)

16.5.3 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 16.5.X (64 bit)

16.5.3 64 bit - Select Your Language

MDaemon 16.0.X (32 bit)

16.0.5 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 16.0.X (64 bit)

16.0.5 64 bit - Select Your Language

MDaemon 15.5.X (32 bit)

15.5.5 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 15.5.X (64 bit)

15.5.5 64 bit - Select Your Language

MDaemon 15.0.X (32 bit)

15.0.5 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 15.0.X (64 bit)

15.0.5 64 bit - Select Your Language

MDaemon 14.5.X (32 bit)

14.5.6 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 14.5.X (64 bit)

14.5.6 64 bit - Select Your Language

MDaemon 14.0.X (32 bit)

14.0.6 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 13.6.X (32 bit)

13.6.6 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 13.5.X (32 bit)

13.5.6 - Select Your Language

MDaemon 13.0.X (32 bit)

13.0.9 - Select Your Language

MDaemon Private Cloud

Contact our cloud representative directly at mdcloud@helpdesk.altn.com

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Related to This Update

What is the security impact?
There is no security impact. Not applying the patch prevents the pulling and leaving a copy of emails on a separate server.

What operating systems are affected?
All operating systems are affected by this issue.

What versions of MDaemon are affected?
All MDaemon versions (9.x – 17.x) and MDaemon Private Cloud. IMPORTANT NOTE – Versions 13.x are currently supported by Alt-N Technologies. Customers still using older versions will need to update to a minimum of version 13.x to fix this issue.

Are any other Alt-N products affected?
No, MDaemon is the only product that is affected by this issue.

What do I need to do in order to resolve this issue?
Simply download the appropriate patch listed in the Affected Software Section of this update. There is no requirement to renew Upgrade Protection to obtain the fix.

Additional questions can be answered by using the web site Chat Feature in the top right header or by contacting Alt-N Technologies Support.