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Author: Heiko Schlittermann
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To: exim-users, exim-dev, exim-maintainers
Subject: [exim] [hs@schlittermann.de: [oss-security] CVE-2016-9963 (Was: CVE Request - Exim 4.69-4.87 - disclosure of private information)]
Hello,

in case you missed this on one of the other channels:


Heiko Schlittermann <hs@???> (Fr 16 Dez 2016 00:36:45 CET):

> Product:    Exim
> Versions:   4.69 -> 4.87
> Impact:     Possible leak of private information to a remote attacker
> Reference:  https://bugs.exim.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1996 (placeholder currently)
> Requester:  Heiko Schlittermann <hs@???> (Exim Developer)
> Credits:    Bjoern Jacke <bjoern@???>

>
> If several conditions are met, Exim leaks private information to
> a remote attacker.



As at least one major distro isn't ready yet, we'll keep our initial schedule
and release the fixed versions on Dec, 25th, 10:00 UTC.

You'll find the versions in the usual places

    git://git.exim.org/exim.git         Tags exim-4_88, exim-4_87_1
    ftp://ftp.exim.org/pub/exim/exim4/          4.88
    ftp://ftp.exim.org/pub/exim/exim4/old/      4.87.1


If you have older versions running, you should update to at least 4.87.1.

We're sorry for the release date.

    Best regards from Dresden/Germany
    Viele Grüße aus Dresden
    Heiko Schlittermann
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