Bug 103738 - CAN-2003-0720/1 Buffer overflows in Pine
CAN-2003-0720/1 Buffer overflows in Pine
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: pine (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2003-09-04 10:15 EDT by Mark J. Cox (Product Security)
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-09-11 02:48:58 EDT
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Description Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-09-04 10:15:34 EDT
Public Sep10, Noon EDT

CAN-2003-0720: Pine buffer overflow in its handling of the
'message/external-body' type.  

CAN-2003-0721: Pine integer overflow in its MIME header parsing

Both these issues would allow a carefully crafted email to run arbitrary
commands as the user who reads the message.
Comment 2 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-09-09 04:57:18 EDT
RHSA-2003:274 in progress
Comment 3 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-09-10 15:19:54 EDT
Now public
Comment 4 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2003-09-11 02:48:58 EDT
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. 
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.


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