Bug 176089 - CVE-2005-4153 Mailman DOS
Summary: CVE-2005-4153 Mailman DOS
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: mailman
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: source=cve,reported=20051211,impact=m...
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-12-19 10:20 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-03-07 20:39:27 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2006:0204 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: mailman security update 2006-03-07 05:00:00 UTC

Description Mark J. Cox 2005-12-19 10:20:04 UTC
From CVE:

Mailman 2.1.4 through 2.1.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
via a message that causes the server to "fail with an Overflow on bad date data
in a processed message," a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-3573.

This bug report has more details including a patch:

Seems to have been public since 20050901 but the bug report doesn't mention in
Debian submitted this upstream.

Affects: RHEL4, RHEL3

Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-03-07 20:39:28 UTC
An advisory 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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