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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2012-5468
Last Modified 05 Dec 2013 12:20:14
Published 17 Dec 2012 08:55:03
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-5468

Summary

Heap-based buffer overflow in iconvert.c in the bogolexer component in Bogofilter before 1.2.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an email containing a base64 string that is decoded to incomplete multibyte characters.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.0.0

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.0.1

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.0.2

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.0.3

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.0

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.1

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.2

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.3

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.4

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.5

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.6

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.1.7

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.2.0

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.2.1

  • Bogofilter Project Bogofilter 1.2.2


References

MISC - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=883358

XF - bogofilter-bogolexer-base64-dos(80524)

BID - 56804

MLIST - [oss-security] 20121204 CVE-2012-5468: bogofilter-SA-2012-01

DEBIAN - DSA-2585

SECUNIA - 51521

SECUNIA - 51334

CONFIRM - http://bogofilter.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/bogofilter?view=revision&revision=6975

CONFIRM - http://bogofilter.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/bogofilter?view=revision&revision=6973

CONFIRM - http://bogofilter.sourceforge.net/security/bogofilter-SA-2012-01

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2013:064

Related Patches

Novell SUSE 2012:7135 bogofilter security update for SLED 11 SP2 i586

Novell SUSE 2012:7135 bogofilter security update for SLED 11 SP2 x86_64


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:01:28