Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA1015] DSA-1015-1 sendmail


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA1015] DSA-1015-1 sendmail

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-1015-1 sendmail

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Mark Dowd discovered a flaw in the handling of asynchronous signals in
sendmail, a powerful, efficient, and scalable mail transport agent.
This permits a remote attacker to exploit a race condition to
execute arbitrary code as root.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 8.12.3-7.2.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 8.13.4-3sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 8.13.6-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your sendmail package immediately.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1015
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

DELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2695V3 2.3GHZ 128GB 1TB SATA K4000
$7079.0
DELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2695V3 2.3GHZ 128GB 1TB SATA K4000 pictureDELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2640V3 2.6GHZ 64GB 4 X 1TB SATA QUADRO P6000
$8759.0
DELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2640V3 2.6GHZ 64GB 4 X 1TB SATA QUADRO P6000 pictureDELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2683V3 2.0GHZ 256GB 4 X 1TB SSD
$9689.0
DELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2683V3 2.0GHZ 256GB 4 X 1TB SSD pictureDELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2660V3 2.6GHZ 192GB 4 X 1TB SATA QUADRO K6000
$10159.0
DELL T7810 WORKSTATION TWO E5-2660V3 2.6GHZ 192GB 4 X 1TB SATA QUADRO K6000 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.