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Ximian Evolution < 2.3.8 Inline XML Content-parsing Overflow



The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running a version of the Ximian Evolution email client that does not properly parse user-supplied data. Specifically, this version of Evolution is reported to be vulnerable to a flaw in the way that it handles inline XML attachments. A remote attacker can craft an email message such that, upon opening, Evolution crashes or executes arbitrary code.


Upgrade to version 2.3.8 or higher.