Access Restriction Bypass Affecting exim4 package, versions <4.86.2-1



    Exploit Maturity Mature
    Attack Complexity High
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High
    Availability High
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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN12-EXIM4-1545005
  • published 7 Apr 2016
  • disclosed 7 Apr 2016

How to fix?

Upgrade Debian:12 exim4 to version 4.86.2-1 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream exim4 package. See How to fix? for Debian:12 relevant versions.

Exim before 4.86.2, when installed setuid root, allows local users to gain privileges via the perl_startup argument.