USN-4124-1: Exim vulnerability
6 September 2019
Exim could be made to run programs as an administrator if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- exim4 - Exim is a mail transport agent
It was discovered that Exim incorrectly handled certain decoding
operations. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to execute
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
- USN-4124-2: exim4-daemon-heavy, exim4-base, eximon4, exim4-daemon-custom, exim4-daemon-light, exim4-dev, exim4, exim4-config