Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 168805
CAN-2005-2642 Mutt Handler.c Buffer Overflow
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:31:40 EDT
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Description of problem:
05.34.12 CVE: CAN-2005-2642
Title: Mutt Handler.c Buffer Overflow
Description: Mutt is a file browser which is used to send and receive
email and it is prone to a buffer overflow vulnerability. The problem
lies in Mutt's "handler.c" source code, specifically the
"mutt_decode_xbit()" subroutine and the allocation size of the "bufi"
buffer. Mutt version 1.5.10 is vulnerable.
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