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