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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   cPanel Vendors:   cPanel, Inc.
cPanel 'cgiemail' Character Injection Flaw Lets Remote Users Send SPAM via the System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1030287
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2002-1575   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 27 2014
Impact:   Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to versions,,
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in cPanel. A remote user can send SPAM via the system.

A remote user can inject newline characters via certain parameters to modify email fields and send SPAM to arbitrary destination addresses via cgiemail.

Impact:   A remote user can send SPAM via the system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (,,

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   None.

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