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Sendmail -bt option Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the version number
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote sendmail server, according to its version number,
may be vulnerable to the -bt overflow attack which
allows any local user to execute arbitrary commands as root.
Solution : upgrade to the latest version of Sendmail
Threat Level: High
Note : This vulnerability is _local_ only
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