Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : procmail (cve_2014_3618_buffer_errors)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- Heap-based buffer overflow in formisc.c in formail in
procmail 3.22 allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code
via a crafted email header, related to 'unbalanced
quotes.' (CVE-2014-3618)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
https://blogs.oracle.com/sunsecurity/entry/cve_2014_3618_buffer_errors

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.3.4.1.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80741 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3618

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