Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 205651
CVE-2006-4624 mailman logfile CRLF injection
Last modified: 2008-01-15 08:39:36 EST
mailman logfile CRLF injection
Text taken from MITRE:
CRLF injection vulnerability in Utils.py in Mailman before 2.1.9rc1
allows remote attackers to spoof messages in the error log and
possibly trick the administrator into visiting malicious URLs via a
carriage return/line feed sequences in the URI.
The fix for this issue is here:
This issue also affects RHEL3
This issue also affects RHEL2.1
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
The risks associated with fixing this bug are greater than the low severity
security risk. We therefore currently have no plans to fix this flaw in Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 2.1 and 3 which are in maintenance mode.
This bug will be addressed in a future update of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.
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