Vulnerability Scanning Solutions, LLC.
Our Process
What We Scan For
Sample Report
Client List
Contact Us
What We Scan For
Family: Mandrake Local Security Checks --> Category: infos

MDKSA-2001:089: postfix Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the postfix package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2001:089 (postfix).

Wietse Venema, the author of postfix, reported a vulnerability in the SMTP
server where a remote attacker could execute a Denial of Service attack on it.
The SMTP session log could grow to an unreasonable size and could possibly
exhause the server's memory if no other limits were enforced.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.


P.O. Box 827051

Pembroke Pines, FL 33082-7051

Vulnerability Scanning Solutions, LLC.