Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Sendmail MIME Buffer Overflow

Free InsightVM Trial No credit card necessary
Watch Demo See how it all works
Back to Search

Sendmail MIME Buffer Overflow

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/01/1996
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
07/16/2012

Description

MIME buffer overflow in Sendmail 8.8.0 and 8.8.1 gives root access.

Solution(s)

  • sendmail-upgrade-8_8_2

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;