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SUSE-SA:2006:032: 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 SUSE-SA:2006:032 (sendmail).
The Mail Transfer Agent sendmail has a remote exploitable problem,
where a specially crafted MIME messages can crash sendmail and block
This issue is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-1173 and CERT
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_32_sendmail.html
Threat Level: Medium
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