Bug 582236 - CVE-2008-7258 standardise() -- Buffer overflow
Summary: CVE-2008-7258 standardise() -- Buffer overflow
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: ssmtp
Version: el5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: manuel wolfshant
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: CVE-2008-7258
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Reported: 2010-04-14 13:14 UTC by Dams
Modified: 2010-08-03 13:57 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-05-07 17:22:31 UTC


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Description Dams 2010-04-14 13:14:17 UTC
Description of problem:
See full descrition of bug here: 
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ssmtp/+bug/282424

Version-Release number of selected component: ssmtp-2.61-11.8.el5

How reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
( 0. Install & configure ssmtp, of course )
1. (echo -n . ; for i in {1..2050} ; do echo -n $i ; done) | mail root

Actual results:
ssmtp dies with "send-mail: standardise() -- Buffer overflow"

Expected results: Mail sent

Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 01:29:56 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.el5

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 01:30:07 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.el4 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 4.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.el4

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 01:49:33 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.fc13

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 01:49:42 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.fc12

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 01:49:51 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.fc11

Comment 6 Dams 2010-04-20 12:38:35 UTC
My problem is fixed in that package. Thank you.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 22:18:22 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.el4 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 4 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update ssmtp'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.el4

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 22:18:47 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update ssmtp'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.el5

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2010-04-21 02:19:58 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update ssmtp'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.fc12

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2010-04-21 02:22:37 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update ssmtp'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.fc13

Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2010-04-21 02:22:45 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update ssmtp'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/ssmtp-2.61-14.fc11

Comment 12 Fedora Update System 2010-05-07 17:22:23 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 13 Fedora Update System 2010-05-07 17:22:53 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 14 Fedora Update System 2010-05-10 20:14:26 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.el4 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 4 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 15 Fedora Update System 2010-05-10 20:16:39 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 16 Fedora Update System 2010-05-10 23:46:02 UTC
ssmtp-2.61-14.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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