|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 2585-1 (bogofilter - buffer overflow)|
|Summary:||A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in bogofilter, a software;package for classifying mail messages as spam or non-spam. Crafted;mail messages with invalid base64 data could lead to heap corruption;and, potentially, arbitrary code execution.|
A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in bogofilter, a software
package for classifying mail messages as spam or non-spam. Crafted
mail messages with invalid base64 data could lead to heap corruption
and, potentially, arbitrary code execution.
bogofilter on Debian Linux
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution
(sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.2+dfsg1-2.
We recommend that you upgrade your bogofilter packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-5468|
BugTraq ID: 56804
Debian Security Information: DSA-2585 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: bogofilter-bogolexer-base64-dos(80524)
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net|
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