Eric S. Raymond Fetchmail Unspecified Denial of Service Vulnerability

Fetchmail 6.2.4 is reported prone to a denial-of-service issue that may allow an attacker to crash the software by sending a specially crafted email message. Exact details of this issue are not currently known, but attackers may be able to cause a denial-of-service condition or execute arbitrary code in the vulnerable software.

This vulnerability may be related to known issues, but Symantec has not confirmed this. This BID and any other applicable BIDs will be updated as further information is available.

Fetchmail version 6.2.4 has been reported prone to this issue, but other versions may be vulnerable as well.


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