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CVE-2008-7258 Details

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NameCVE-2008-7258
StatusCandidate
Description** DISPUTED ** The standardise function in Anibal Monsalve Salazar sSMTP 2.61 and 2.62 allows local users to cause a denial of service (application exit) via an e-mail message containing a long line that begins with a . (dot) character. NOTE: CVE disputes this issue because it is solely a usability problem for senders of messages with certain long lines, and has no security impact.
ReferencesBID:41965
URL: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/41965
CONFIRM: http://patch-tracker.debian.org/patch/series/view/ssmtp/2.62-3/345780-standardise-bufsize
CONFIRM: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ssmtp/+bug/282424
CONFIRM: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=582236
FEDORA:FEDORA-2010-11811
URL: http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-August/045422.html
FEDORA:FEDORA-2010-11836
URL: http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-August/045407.html
MISC: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-7258
MLIST:[oss-security] 20100726 CVE-2008-id Request -- ssmtp -- standardise() -- Buffer overflow
URL: http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128013391907262&w=2
MLIST:[oss-security] 20100726 Re: CVE-2008-id Request -- ssmtp -- standardise() -- Buffer overflow
URL: http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128017258305041&w=2
MLIST:[oss-security] 20100802 Re: CVE-2008-id Request -- ssmtp -- standardise() -- Buffer overflow
URL: http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128077707318085&w=2
MLIST:[oss-security] 20100819 Re: CVE-2008-id Request -- ssmtp -- standardise() -- Buffer overflow
URL: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/08/19/6
SECUNIA:41009
URL: http://secunia.com/advisories/41009
PhaseAssigned (20100802)
VotesNone (candidate not yet proposed)
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