Pine 4.x From: Field Heap Corruption Vulnerability

2014-07-01T00:00:00
ID SSV:75800
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2014-07-01T00:00:00

Description

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                                                source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6120/info

A heap corruption may occur when Pine receives an email message containing a particularly crafted "From:" address. Though the address is RFC compliant, Pine reportedly fails to parse it correctly, resulting in a core dump. Execution of arbitrary code may be possible. 

"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\"\""@host.fubar