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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.11350
Category:SMTP problems
Title:Sendmail ETRN command DOS
Summary:The remote sendmail server, according to its version number,; allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a series of ETRN commands then; disconnecting from the server, while Sendmail continues to process the commands; after the connection has been terminated.
Description:Summary:
The remote sendmail server, according to its version number,
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a series of ETRN commands then
disconnecting from the server, while Sendmail continues to process the commands
after the connection has been terminated.

Solution:
Install sendmail version 8.10.1 and higher, or
install a vendor supplied patch.

CVSS Score:
5.0

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 904
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-1109
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/904
Bugtraq: 20000113 Re: procmail / Sendmail - five bugs (Google Search)
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=94632241202626&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=94780566911948&w=2
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/7760.php
CopyrightThis script is Copyright (C) 2003 Xue Yong Zhi

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