This issue affects the versions of Exim as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is already in the Extended Life Phase of its life cycle and Exim is not on the list of components supported via Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Extended Life-cycle Support (ELS) add-on, therefore there's currently no plan to address this issue in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. For more information about Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 life cycle and ELS add-on scope of support, see:
The Exim mail server is not shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7.
CVSS v3 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|CVSS3 Base Score||8.1|
|CVSS3 Base Metrics||CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||exim||Will not fix|
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