CVE-2010-4345

NameCVE-2010-4345
DescriptionExim 4.72 and earlier allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging the ability of the exim user account to specify an alternate configuration file with a directive that contains arbitrary commands, as demonstrated by the spool_directory directive.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2154-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs606527

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
exim4 (PTS)wheezy4.80-7+deb7u3fixed
wheezy (security)4.80-7+deb7u2fixed
jessie (security), jessie4.84.2-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid4.88~RC5-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
exim4source(unstable)4.72-3medium606527
exim4sourcelenny4.69-9+lenny3mediumDSA-2154-1

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