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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Sendmail 8.6.9 ident

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks the version number

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote sendmail server, according to its version number,
may be vulnerable to the ident overflow which
permits any remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands as root.

Solution : upgrade to the latest version of Sendmail
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 2311

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2002 Renaud Deraison

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