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Category:SMTP problems
Title:Sendmail 8.8.3 and 8.8.4 mime conversion overflow
Summary:Checks the version number

The remote sendmail server, according to its version number,
may be vulnerable to the MIME conversion overflow attack which
allows anyone to execute arbitrary commands as root.

Solution : upgrade to the latest version of Sendmail
Risk factor : High

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 685
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-0047
Cert/CC Advisory: CA-97.05.sendmail
XForce ISS Database: sendmail-mime-bo2
CopyrightThis script is Copyright (C) 2002 Renaud Deraison

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