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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-1127
Last Modified 02 Apr 2010 01:03:10
Published 02 May 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-1127

Summary

Format string vulnerability in the log function in Net::Server 0.87 and earlier, as used in Postfix Greylisting Policy Server (Postgrey) 1.18 and earlier, and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via format string specifiers that are not properly handled before being sent to syslog, as demonstrated using sender addresses to Postgrey.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Postgrey 1.16

  • Postgrey 1.17

  • Postgrey 1.18


References

SECUNIA - 14958

MLIST - [postgrey] 20050414 ANNOUNCE: Postgrey 1.21 (SECURITY)

XF - postgrey-logging-dos(20108)

OSVDB - 15517

FULLDISC - 20050415 Use of function "log" in Perl module Net::Server

MLIST - [postgrey] 20050414 Re: Problem with crashing postgrey

MLIST - [postgrey] 20050414 Problem with crashing postgrey

BID - 13193

MANDRIVA - MDKSA-2006:131

GENTOO - GLSA-200608-18

DEBIAN - DSA-1122

DEBIAN - DSA-1121

SECUNIA - 21452

SECUNIA - 21164

SECUNIA - 21152

SECUNIA - 21149


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