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Debian Wietse Venema reported he found a denial of service vulnerability inpostfix. The SMTP session log that postfix keeps for debugging purposescould grow to an unreasonable size.


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-093-1                                  Wichert Akkerman
December 12, 2001
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Package        : postfix
Problem type   : remote DoS
Debian-specific: no

Wietse Venema reported he found a denial of service vulnerability in
postfix. The SMTP session log that postfix keeps for debugging purposes
could grow to an unreasonable size.

This has been fixed in version 0.0.19991231pl11-2.

wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
- ---------------------------------

  Potato was released for alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and sparc.

  Source archives:
      MD5 checksum: ebbd478c0feef6854bd4b82471d5db39
      MD5 checksum: 67653116044cc7735031275317b878eb
      MD5 checksum: 97c6b1912b9917cca2e1cb957b2449fd

  Alpha architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 338079e3346d86c95c655335b3e0649d

  ARM architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 0a89e703dfd0f303690628d6deac862c

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: abe5ae7acbd0decde71c79f3bfaac6e7

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 2051d03ca9b61e4cdd6815fd67d578ef

  PowerPC architecture:
      MD5 checksum: e214c21f2ba7311456268f12579c7b71

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 7e588f3fa1d1682318975a88a201780b

  These packages will be moved into the stable distribution on its next

For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate
directory$arch/ .

- -- 
- ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
apt-get: deb stable/updates main
dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:

Version: 2.6.3ia
Charset: noconv


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