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The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Format string vulnerability in exim (3.22-10 in Red Hat, 3.12 in Debian and 3.16 in Conectiva) in batched SMTP mode allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via format strings in SMTP mail headers.

Find out more about CVE-2001-0690 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Powertools 7.0 RHSA-2001:078 2001-06-26
Red Hat Powertools 7.1 RHSA-2001:078 2001-06-26
Red Hat Powertools 6.2 RHSA-2001:078 2001-06-26

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