Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : sendmail (SSA:2006-081-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New sendmail packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1,
10.0, 10.1, 10.2, and -current to fix a security issue. Sendmail's
advisory concerning this issue may be found here:
http://www.sendmail.com/company/advisory/index.shtml

See also :

http://www.sendmail.com/company/advisory/index.shtml
http://www.nessus.org/u?22130883

Solution :

Update the affected sendmail and / or sendmail-cf packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21121 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0058