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MDKSA-2006:104: sendmail Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the sendmail package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
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 allow 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
Threat Level: High
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