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Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 03:06:36 -0800
From: Qualys Security Advisory <>
To: "Alexander E. Patrakov" <>
Subject: Re: LPE and RCE in OpenSMTPD's default install

Hi Alexander,

On Tue, Feb 25, 2020 at 12:54:50AM +0500, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> Is the hole exploitable in this configuration?

If there is absolutely nothing else in your configuration file, you
should be fine. Still, we recommend that you patch as soon as possible;
just in case we missed an attack vector.

With best regards,

the Qualys Security Advisory team


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