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Sendmail Vulnerability: CVE-2009-1490

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/05/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/05/2014
Modified
06/05/2014

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Sendmail before 8.13.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long X- header, as demonstrated by an X-Testing header.

Solution(s)

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