Sendmail DEBUG/WIZ Remote Command Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary commands may be run on this server.

Description :

Your MTA accepts the DEBUG or WIZ command. It must be a very old version
of sendmail.

This command is dangerous as it allows remote users to execute arbitrary
commands as root without the need to log in.

Solution :

Upgrade your MTA.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SMTP problems

Nessus Plugin ID: 10247 ()

Bugtraq ID: 1
2897

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0095
CVE-1999-0145