Slackware 8.1 / current : Sendmail buffer overflow fixed

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

The sendmail packages in Slackware 8.1 and -current have been patched
to fix a security problem. All sites running sendmail should upgrade.

See also :

http://www.sendmail.org/8.12.8.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?62e8c4c3

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54849 ()

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