14733 : Renegade BBS Email Arbitrary File Access
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Renegade BBS contains a flaw that may allow any user to access arbitrary files on the system. The issue is due to improper filtering in the e-mail facility. If a user sends herself email with a specially crafted body, the system will include the contents in the email.


Location: Dial-up Access Required
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Exploit: Exploit Public


Upgrade to version 5.11f or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


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