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The remote mail server is potentially affected by a data insertion
According to its banner, the version of Exim running on the remote
host is prior to 4.83. It is, therefore, potentially affected by a
data insertion vulnerability. A flaw exists in the expansion of
arguments to math comparison functions which can cause values to be
expanded twice. This could permit a local attacker to insert arbitrary
See also :
Upgrade to Exim 4.83 or later.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: SMTP problems
Nessus Plugin ID: 77055 ()
Bugtraq ID: 68857
CVE ID: CVE-2014-2972
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