FreeBSD : exim buffer overflow when verify = header_syntax is used (5f29c2e4-9f6a-11d8-abbc-00e08110b673)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

A remote exploitable buffer overflow has been discovered in exim when
verify = header_syntax is used in the configuration file. This does
not affect the default configuration.

See also :

http://www.guninski.com/exim1.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?60c129fe

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36893 (freebsd_pkg_5f29c2e49f6a11d8abbc00e08110b673.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0400

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