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Patch Your Exim Installs: “21 Nails” Vulnerability

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: May 5, 2021 @ 11:00 pm, by raindog308

Thanks to LowEndTalk administrator emeritus @jar for alerting the community to a range of exim vulnerabilities published by Qualys.  There is a family of both local and remote vulnerabilities.

tl;dr: patch your exim installs4.94.2 is the minimum you should be running.  Not all distros don’t updates available yet.

I'm Andrew, techno polymath and long-time LowEndTalk community Moderator. My technical interests include all things Unix, perl, python, shell scripting, and relational database systems. I enjoy writing technical articles here on LowEndBox to help people get more out of their VPSes.

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