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[DSA902] DSA-902-1 xmail Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A buffer overflow has been discovered in the sendmail program of
xmail, an advanced, fast and reliable ESMTP/POP3 mail server that
could lead to the execution of arbitrary code with group mail
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain xmail packages.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your xmail package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-902
Threat Level: High
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