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Sendmail long debug local overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the version number
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote sendmail server, according to its version number,
allows local users to gain root access via a large value in
the debug (-d) command line option
Solution : Install sendmail newer than versions 8.6.8 or install
a vendor supplied patch.
Threat Level: High (Local) / None (remote with no account)
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