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Home » Hacking News » Listproc catmail environment buffer overflow

Listproc catmail environment buffer overflow

by Mario Miri on May 19th, 2003 Listproc catmail application, which is typically run as root, does not properly handle ULISTPROC_UMASK environment variable of excessive length, which could be exploited to execute arbitrary code.


Vulnerable:
CREN ListProc 8.2.9


Solution:
Currently there are no vendor supplied patches.


Discovered by:
Secure Network Operations, Inc


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