CVE Reference: CVE-2010-4344

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CVE-2010-4344

Description:
Heap-based buffer overflow in the string_vformat function in string.c in Exim before 4.70 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an SMTP session that includes two MAIL commands in conjunction with a large message containing crafted headers, leading to improper rejection logging.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1032-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-12/msg00003.html

ST
  1024858

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA42586
  Secunia Advisory: SA42587
  Secunia Advisory: SA42589
  Secunia Advisory: SA40019
  Secunia Advisory: SA42576

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0970.html

OSVDB
  69685

MLIST
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/10/1
  http://lists.exim.org/lurker/message/20101210.164935.385e04d0.en.html
  http://www.exim.org/lurker/message/20101207.215955.bb32d4f2.en.html

MISC
  http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/12/11/exim_code_execution_peril/
  http://www.metasploit.com/modules/exploit/unix/smtp/exim4_string_format

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2131

CONFIRM
  http://atmail.com/blog/2010/atmail-6204-now-available/
  http://www.cpanel.net/2010/12/exim-remote-memory-corruption-vulnerability-notification-cve-2010-4344.html
  http://git.exim.org/exim.git/commit/24c929a27415c7cfc7126c47e4cad39acf3efa6b
  http://bugs.exim.org/show_bug.cgi?id=787

CERT-VN
  682457

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/515172/100/0/threaded

BID
  45308


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