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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2017-16844) ELSA-2017-3269: procmail security update

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
10 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) November 15, 2017 November 28, 2017 January 21, 2018

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the loadbuf function in formisc.c in formail in procmail 3.22 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted e-mail message because of a hardcoded realloc size, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-3618.

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Solution

oracle-linux-upgrade-procmail