Upstream information

CVE-2005-1127 at MITRE

Description

Format string vulnerability in the log function in Net::Server 0.87 and earlier, as used in Postfix Greylisting Policy Server (Postgrey) 1.18 and earlier, and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via format string specifiers that are not properly handled before being sent to syslog, as demonstrated using sender addresses to Postgrey.

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 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 78095 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Open Enterprise Server
  • perl-Net-Server >= 0.87-29.4
suse91.ia64
suse91.s390
suse91.x86
suse91.ppc
YOU Patch Nr: 10270
SuSE Linux 8.2 for IA32
  • perl-Net-Server >= 0.84-70
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • perl-Net-Server >= 0.85-92
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • perl-Net-Server >= 0.87-29.4
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • perl-Net-Server >= 0.87-31.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • perl-Net-Server >= 0.87-32.2