Dovecot 1.1 before 2.2.13 and dovecot-ee before 22.214.171.124 and 2.2.x
before 126.96.36.199 does not properly close old connections, which allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption)
via an incomplete SSL/TLS handshake for an IMAP/POP3 connection.
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