Bug 37369 - bsd-mailx: Command injection (3.2)
bsd-mailx: Command injection (3.2)
Product: UCS
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Security updates
UCS 3.2
Other Linux
: P5 normal (vote)
: UCS 3.2-4-errata
Assigned To: Janek Walkenhorst
Moritz Muehlenhoff
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Reported: 2014-12-17 09:03 CET by Moritz Muehlenhoff
Modified: 2014-12-19 14:02 CET (History)
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Description Moritz Muehlenhoff univentionstaff 2014-12-17 09:03:37 CET
An undocumented feature in mailx (the implementation of the mail command) allows the execution of arbitrary commands if the email address is obtained from a remote source (CVE-2014-7844)
Comment 1 Janek Walkenhorst univentionstaff 2014-12-18 17:38:58 CET
squeeze-lts imported.
Tests (amd64): OK
Advisory: 2014-12-18-bsd-mailx.yaml
Comment 2 Moritz Muehlenhoff univentionstaff 2014-12-19 09:59:45 CET
Update ok, YAML file ok.
Comment 3 Janek Walkenhorst univentionstaff 2014-12-19 14:02:18 CET