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CVE-2012-5468 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in iconvert.c in the bogolexer component in Bogofilter before 1.2.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an email containing a base64 string that is decoded to incomplete multibyte characters.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 792939

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SLE 11 SP2 DEBUGINFO
  • bogofilter-debuginfo >= 1.1.1-174.27.1
  • bogofilter-debugsource >= 1.1.1-174.27.1
sled11-sp2.x86
sled11-sp2.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 7135
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
  • bogofilter >= 1.1.1-174.27.1
sled11-sp2.x86
sled11-sp2.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 7135

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