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Date: Fri, 2 Oct 2015 16:19:15 +0200
From: Gilles Chehade <gilles@...lp.org>
To: "Jason A. Donenfeld" <Jason@...c4.com>
Cc: oss-security <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>,
	misc <misc@...nsmtpd.org>
Subject: Re: CVE requests: Critical vulnerabilities in
 OpenSMTPD

On Fri, Oct 02, 2015 at 03:29:31PM +0200, Jason A. Donenfeld wrote:
> I haven't looked at these commits yet but:
> 
> If a local user sends a message to a remote address, does this
> outgoing connection open up this remote vulnerability vector?
> 

It would still require a local user to do it and it would still only
affect an unprivileged process.


-- 
Gilles Chehade

https://www.poolp.org                                          @poolpOrg

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