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Exim 3.22 and earlier, in some configurations, does not properly verify the local part of an address when redirecting the address to a pipe, which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters.

Find out more about CVE-2001-0889 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

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Red Hat Powertools 6.2 RHSA-2001:176 2002-01-08
Red Hat Powertools 7.1 RHSA-2001:176 2002-01-08
Red Hat Powertools 7.0 RHSA-2001:176 2002-01-08


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