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Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2010 10:08:41 +0200
From: "Matthias Andree" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: fetchmail 4.6.3...6.3.16 DoS in -v -v
 mode in multibyte locales on invalid input

Am 19.04.2010, 17:19 Uhr, schrieb Florian Weimer:

> * Matthias Andree:
>> Type:		malloc() Buffer overrun with printable characters
> Is this the right summary?  It sounds like a heap buffer overflow, but
> based on the description, I think it's just an infinite loop
> allocating lots of memory.

That's why it's a "draft". Thanks.

Matthias Andree

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