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impad4d Vulnerability & Patch Released
iDefense has released a new vulnerability within GNU Mailutils.  Mailutils is a collection of mail-related utilities, with the vulnerability applying specifically to the 0.6 version and imap4d daemon.  The exploit "could allow an authenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code."  As well, iDefense is "unaware of any effective workaround for this issue".

Patch Link

Vulnerability Link

GNU Mailutils information

Tony Carothers
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150 Posts
ISC Handler
Sep 12th 2005

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