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CVE-2005-1514

Published: 24 May 2020

commands.c in qmail, when running on 64 bit platforms with a large amount of virtual memory, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long SMTP command without a space character, which causes an array to be referenced with a negative index.

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that netqmail did not properly handle certain input. Both remote and local attackers could use this vulnerability to cause netqmail to crash or execute arbitrary code.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
netqmail
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (1.06-6.2~deb10u1build0.18.04.1)
focal
Released (1.06-6.2~deb10u1build0.20.04.1)
groovy Does not exist

precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist
(trusty was needed)
upstream
Released (1.06-6.2, 1.6-6.2~deb10u1, 1.6-6.2~deb9u1, 1.6-6.2~deb8u1,,,)
xenial
Released (1.06-6.2~deb10u1build0.16.04.1)
qmail
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Does not exist

focal Does not exist

groovy Does not exist

precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (1.03-38)
xenial Does not exist