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CVE-2018-6789 Detail


An issue was discovered in the base64d function in the SMTP listener in Exim before 4.90.1. By sending a handcrafted message, a buffer overflow may happen. This can be used to execute code remotely.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/11/2018

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source CONFIRM External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20180207 CVE-2018-6789 Exim 4.90 and earlier: buffer overflow External Source BID 103049 External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20180210 [SECURITY] [DLA 1274-1] exim4 security update External Source DEBIAN DSA-4110

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