Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3962

The from_format function in ssmtp.c in ssmtp 2.61 and 2.62, in certain configurations, uses uninitialized memory for the From: field of an e-mail message, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (memory contents) in opportunistic circumstances by reading a message.
Vulnerability category: Information leak
Published 2008-09-11 01:13:48
Updated 2017-08-08 01:32:18
Source MITRE
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-3962

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 0.63%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 76 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

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