• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
Fetchmail (aka fetchmail-ssl) before 5.8.17 allows a remote malicious (1) IMAP server or (2) POP/POP3 server to overwrite arbitrary memory and possibly gain privileges via a negative index number as part of a response to a LIST request.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20020131 Disclaimer: The record creation date may reflect when the CVE ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20020817)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Armstrong, Baker, Cole, Green
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:fetchmail-signed-integer-index(6965)

Proposed (Legacy)
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