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The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability was discovered in all 8.12.x versions of sendmail up
to and including 8.12.8. Due to wrong initialization of
RESOURCE_RECORD_T structures, if sendmail receives a bad DNS reply it
will call free() on random addresses which usually causes sendmail to
These updated packages are patched to fix the problem.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0