9147 : vpopmail vsybase.c Format String
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vpopmail contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to execute a format string attack. The issue is triggered due to a format string error in the sprint() function. It is possible that the flaw may allow arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.


Location: Remote / Network Access, Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
OSVDB: Concern


Upgrade to version 5.4.6 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


Inter7 Internet Technologies, Inc.



  • Jérôme - jerome.athiascaramail.com -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2005-07-22 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_0


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