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Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2010 12:03:03 +0100
From: Jan Lieskovsky <>
To: "Steven M. Christey" <>
CC: oss-security <>
Subject: CVE Request -- SpamAssassin Mail Filter -- arbitrary shell command
 injection (priv esc)

Hi Steve, vendors,

   Security researcher called "Kingcope" pointed out:

   a deficiency in the way Mail Filter plugin for the SpamAssassin
   spam filter sanitized certain mail header field, when spamass-milter
   was run with the expand flag (-x option).

   Affected versions:
     Flaw reported against v0.3.1. Others may be also affected.


   Could you allocate CVE id for this?

Thanks && Regards, Jan.
Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

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