[issue1745035] DoS smtpd vulnerability
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Mon Nov 22 03:11:48 CET 2010
Savio Sena <savio.sena at acm.org> added the comment:
The attached patch adopts the minimalistic approach described in previous post. It pretends to implement Message Size Extension, defining a maximum message data size to 32M bytes and maximum command length to 512 bytes.
In my opinion this is the best way to accomplish a patch to the DoS issue alone. It's still a good idea though to implement full ESMTP support -- I know, I'm repeating myself.
Please note this is my first patch. I'm new to Python and even though I made my best to be in conformance with the "standards" and good practices I may have missed something. Please review this patch with clinical eyes.
For the records: this work is due to Python Bug Day. It worked to attract another curious developer. :-) This project is really awesome. Congratz you all.
My best regards.
Added file: http://bugs.python.org/file19763/issue1745035-saviosena-101121.diff
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