Mandriva: Updated spamassassin packages fixes vulnerability
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake SpamAssassin 3.0.4 allows attackers to bypass spam detection via an e-mail with a large number of recipients ("To" addresses), which triggers a bus error in Perl. Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2005:221
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : spamassassin
 Date    : December 2, 2005
 Affected: 10.1, 10.2, 2006.0
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 Problem Description:
 
 SpamAssassin 3.0.4 allows attackers to bypass spam detection via an
 e-mail with a large number of recipients ("To" addresses), which 
 triggers a bus error in Perl.
 
 Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
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 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3351
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 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 10.1:
 bef6bc710a84e631fdd4d4f94a86248c  10.1/RPMS/perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
 6c3246d2e9860379b267593fbdd2be74  10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
 75171a7044be3d193e2f9979fd991e62  10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-spamc-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
 20f74aae0c01c0819fc0d686a2967979  10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-spamd-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
 095c5d7c16b74e4004bf731c427c9b0f  10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-tools-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
 c605bdcc9ac46522efaeca7e12c80949  10.1/SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 10.1/X86_64:
 18805a860661de486a7ae0a716823da2  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 3fd255f3e04fc2b4380063a9b4ca7403  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 208127aaeb59bb39b9711b4e260fd47c  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-spamc-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 21c05e1003d08a3a9b869971d713c6a7  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-spamd-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 086b1cb83ee2f4343116bbece2b37261  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/spamassassin-tools-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 c605bdcc9ac46522efaeca7e12c80949  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 10.2:
 cc43a9f882ef5a1e20d587d961db8d1a  10.2/RPMS/perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.i586.rpm
 a42113eae2989be9d3af932338535c5d  10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.i586.rpm
 f294a8ebb83ec6245ee4cb477f01510a  10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-spamc-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.i586.rpm
 d017ebbbe4778c147dcc9903473aa092  10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-spamd-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.i586.rpm
 bb699d1b5875a53b5daace54ef544d20  10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-tools-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.i586.rpm
 eec76ea982c797aaa1b18f6b1c35471c  10.2/SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 10.2/X86_64:
 dccacca323368a74af5af12392e1486c  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 d104a1c344b1616a881e29e8b4cb495c  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 410ce462bf261c2e1c73cff6eefa4517  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-spamc-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 b8c5daaf23e58bcf8d344178a6d28b72  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-spamd-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 04bf196106dfc274c726e9be8bf293ce  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/spamassassin-tools-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 eec76ea982c797aaa1b18f6b1c35471c  x86_64/10.2/SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-0.2.102mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
 a4f918d6bf1ca8fedc56537d17a63269  2006.0/RPMS/perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 51c25677480258fb2d314bafb0f9dfa8  2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 b30bf3189682f28947ede6cc32c23cfe  2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-spamc-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 af129cafa8c0afacf47848248e2a093f  2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-spamd-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 e5c6baedbbb98c975cfdbcfbddf50940  2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-tools-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 4b6ae867e1bcfc10a29fc13b04d9a1a6  2006.0/SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
 d76d8b497ef31d06b89a3ff3a6c1fbd9  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 29b0e1af99bc43c46c3d53b4c9e1ca1d  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 f8239556e3a60e290a51d70ccdc3fc48  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-spamc-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 0f2ac7444f0878e2c6d001d8c52a6bfd  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-spamd-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 d6770761031d62efcd536f0d087a0f40  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/spamassassin-tools-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 4b6ae867e1bcfc10a29fc13b04d9a1a6  x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/spamassassin-3.0.4-3.2.20060mdk.src.rpm
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