Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1001-1 exim4 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
25 Jun 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-1000369.
More information:

Exim supports the use of multiple "-p" command line arguments which are malloc()'ed and never free()'ed, used in conjunction with other issues allows attackers to cause arbitrary code execution.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 4.80-7+deb7u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your exim4 packages.

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