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Sendmail Long Header Denial of Service Vulnerability

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Sendmail Long Header Denial of Service Vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/25/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/04/2006
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain versions of Sendmail do not properly parse incoming e-mail headers. As a result, a remote attacker can send a malformed e-mail message to the Sendmail daemon and cause it to crash.

Solution(s)

  • sendmail-upgrade-8_13_8

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