Debian: DSA-4536-1: exim4 security update

    Date27 Sep 2019
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A buffer overflow flaw was discovered in Exim, a mail transport agent. A remote attacker can take advantage of this flaw to cause a denial of service, or potentially the execution of arbitrary code.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4536-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    September 28, 2019                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : exim4
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-16928
    
    A buffer overflow flaw was discovered in Exim, a mail transport agent. A
    remote attacker can take advantage of this flaw to cause a denial of
    service, or potentially the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.92-8+deb10u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your exim4 packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of exim4 please refer to its security
    tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/exim4
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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