Bug 194290 - CVE-2006-2447 spamassassin arbitrary command execution
CVE-2006-2447 spamassassin arbitrary command execution
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: spamassassin (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Warren Togami
impact=moderate,source=apache,public=...
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Reported: 2006-06-06 17:15 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 3.0.6 and 3.1.3
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Last Closed: 2006-06-07 11:37:49 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-06-06 17:15:47 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #193865 +++

CVE-2006-2447 spamassassin arbitrary command execution

If spamd is run with the
"-v" / "--vpopmail" switch, AND with the "-P" / "--paranoid" switch
It becomes possible to execute arbitrary commands as the user spamd is
running as.

This issue is mitigated by the fact that no imap servers as shipped
with RHEL support vpopmail.  These options are also not the default
spamd options when it is started as a service.


This issue should also affect FC4
Comment 1 Warren Togami 2006-06-07 11:37:49 EDT
Pushed updates to FC4 and FC5. 

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