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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0004671CentOS-5eximpublic2010-12-14 16:20
Reporterrpuettmann 
PriorityhighSeverityblockReproducibilityhave not tried
Status newResolutionopen 
Product Version5.5 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0004671: Remote root vulnerability in Exim
Descriptionhy,


there is an remote root vulnerability in Exim prior 4.70. Please see:

http://www.exim.org/lurker/message/20101207.215955.bb32d4f2.en.html
and
http://www.exim.org/lurker/message/20101210.083335.f3d05cab.en.html
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herrold

herrold

2010-12-10 15:00

reporter   ~0012217

upstream is aware of this issue
toracat

toracat

2010-12-10 23:07

manager   ~0012218

The update is out upstream:

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0970.html
toracat

toracat

2010-12-13 22:13

manager   ~0012230

The update is on the mirrors. Announcement has not been sent out though.
toracat

toracat

2010-12-14 16:19

manager   ~0012237

For the record: apparently, some CentOS user got hacked:

http://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/viewtopic.php?topic_id=29298&forum=41

Please send out the announcement.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2010-12-10 09:19 rpuettmann New Issue
2010-12-10 15:00 herrold Note Added: 0012217
2010-12-10 23:07 toracat Note Added: 0012218
2010-12-13 22:13 toracat Note Added: 0012230
2010-12-14 16:19 toracat Note Added: 0012237
2010-12-14 16:20 toracat Priority normal => high