TITLE: Symantec Brightmail AntiSpam Notifier Denial of Service
SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA13593
VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/13593/
CRITICAL: Not critical
WHERE: >From remote
SOFTWARE: Symantec Brightmail AntiSpam 6.x http://secunia.com/product/3656/
DESCRIPTION: A weakness has been reported in Symantec Brightmail AntiSpam, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The Notifier component may crash during generation of a Notifier email message when a large amount of new spam messages are placed in quarantine.
The weakness has been reported in version 6.0.1.
SOLUTION: Apply patch 138: ftp://ftp.symantec.com/public/english_us_canada/products/sba/sba_60x/updates/Patch138.zip
PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Reported by vendor.
ORIGINAL ADVISORY: ftp://ftp.symantec.com/public/english_us_canada/products/sba/sba_60x/updates/p138_notes.htm
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