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Sendmail Daemon Mode Local User Privilege Escalation

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Sendmail Daemon Mode Local User Privilege Escalation

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/16/1996
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
07/16/2012

Description

Local users can start Sendmail in daemon mode and gain root privileges.

Solution(s)

  • sendmail-upgrade-8_8_3

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