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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-30
(sendmail: X.509 NULL spoofing vulnerability)
A vulnerability has been discovered in sendmail. Please review the CVE
identifier referenced below for details.
A remote attacker might employ a specially crafted certificate to
conduct man-in-the-middle attacks on SSL connections made using sendmail.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All sendmail users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=mail-mta/sendmail-8.14.4'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59703 ()
Bugtraq ID: 37543
CVE ID: CVE-2009-4565
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