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Sendmail Queue Processing Denial Of Service Vulnerability

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Sendmail Queue Processing Denial Of Service Vulnerability

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/30/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/12/2005
Modified
07/16/2012

Description

Certain versions of Sendmail do not properly validate command line arguments passed by local users. As a result, an authenticated attacker can cause Sendmail to drop queue entries and lose data.

Solution(s)

  • sendmail-upgrade-8_12_1

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