Upstream information

CVE-2009-4023 at MITRE


Argument injection vulnerability in the sendmail implementation of the Mail::Send method (Mail/sendmail.php) in the Mail package 1.1.14 for PEAR allows remote attackers to read and write arbitrary files via a crafted $from parameter, a different vector than CVE-2009-4111.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 558259 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.1
  • php5-pear-mail >= 1.1.14-1.135.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA
  • php5-pear-mail >= 1.1.14-1.35.1
SAT Patch Nr: 3380
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • php5-pear-mail >= 1.1.14-1.35.1
SAT Patch Nr: 3381

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA php5-pear-mail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 php5-pear-mail Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 php5-pear-mail Released