Vulnerability Details

Exim < 4.92.2 RCE Vulnerability

Published: 2019-09-06 03:34:05
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Detection Type:
Remote Banner Unreliable

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Summary:
Exim is prone to an remote code execution vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
A local or remote attacker can execute programs with root privileges.

Affected Versions:
Exim version 4.92.1 and prior.

Recommendations:
Update to version 4.92.2 or later.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-15846

References:

https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/09/04/1

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2019-09-06
Modified
2019-09-06
Category
General

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