TITLE: POPFile Email Message Handling Denial of Service
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA18975
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/18975/
CRITICAL: Less critical
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: POPFile 0.x http://secunia.com/product/8275/
DESCRIPTION: A vulnerability has been reported in POPFile, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to an error in the handling of email messages containing certain character sets. This can be exploited to crash the service when a malicious email message is downloaded.
The vulnerability has been reported in version 0.22.3. Prior versions may also be affected.
SOLUTION: Update to version 0.22.4. http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=63137
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Reported by vendor.
ORIGINAL ADVISORY: http://popfile.sourceforge.net/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?ReleaseNotes/0.22.4
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