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fetchmail -- crashes when refusing a message bound for an MDA

Affected packages
6.3.5 <= fetchmail < 6.3.6


VuXML ID 37e30313-9d8c-11db-858b-0060084a00e5
Discovery 2007-01-04
Entry 2007-01-06

Matthias Andree reports:

When delivering messages to a message delivery agent by means of the "mda" option, fetchmail can crash (by passing a NULL pointer to ferror() and fflush()) when refusing a message. SMTP and LMTP delivery modes aren't affected.


CVE Name CVE-2006-5974