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Exim Pipe Hostname Remote Execution Vulnerability

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Exim Pipe Hostname Remote Execution Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/19/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

Against certain versions of Exim, a remote attacker can inject a pipe symbol in the 'FROM' field of an e-mail to execute commands under root privileges.

Solution(s)

  • exim-upgrade-3_34

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