Setting Mail Database Quota via Telnet on IMAP Overrides Settings

Technote (FAQ)


A recent Bugtraq posting reported an issue with IMAP users having the ability to change the database quota on their own mail file via Telnet.

The advisory address is as follows:


This issue was reported to Quality Engineering as SPR# SEGN5VEFHE and has been addressed in Domino 6.0.5 and 6.5.4.

Excerpt from the Lotus Notes and Domino Release 6.5.4 and 6.0.5 MR fix list (available at

    IMAP Server
    SPR# SEGN5VEFHE - Telnet users are no longer able to reset the database quota during a Telnet session.

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Lotus End of Support Products
Lotus Domino Server

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