Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : sendmail (MDKSA-2006:104)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability in the way Sendmail handles multi-part MIME messages
was discovered that could allow a remote attacker to create a
carefully crafted message that could crash the sendmail process during

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21719 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-104.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1173

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