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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2006:104: sendmail

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the sendmail package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:104 (sendmail).



A vulnerability in the way Sendmail handles multi-part MIME messages

was discovered that could permit a remote attacker to create a carefully

crafted message that could crash the sendmail process during delivery.



The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:104
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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