Upstream information

CVE-2012-4507 at MITRE


The strchr function in procmime.c in Claws Mail (aka claws-mail) 3.8.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via a crafted email.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.96
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: 784463 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.4
  • claws-mail >= 3.7.8-11.1
  • claws-mail-debuginfo >= 3.7.8-11.1
  • claws-mail-debugsource >= 3.7.8-11.1
  • claws-mail-devel >= 3.7.8-11.1
  • claws-mail-lang >= 3.7.8-11.1