Fedora Core 4 : sendmail-8.13.7-2.fc4.1 (2006-836)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Jul 18 2006 Thomas Woerner <twoerner at redhat.com>
8.13.7-2.fc4.1

- using new syntax for access database (#177566)

- fixed failure message while shutting down sm-client
(#119429) resolution: stop sm-client before sendmail

- fixed method to specify persistent queue runners
(#126760)

- removed patch backup files from sendmail-cf tree
(#152955)

- fixed missing dnl on SMART_HOST define (#166680)

- fixed wrong location of aliases and aliases.db file in
aliases man page (#166744)

- enabled CipherList config option for sendmail (#172352)

- added user chowns for /etc/mail/authinfo.db and move
check for cf files (#184341)

- fixed Makefile of vacation (#191396) vacation is not
included in this sendmail package

- /var/log/mail now belongs to sendmail (#192850)

- using old pam_stack

- Wed Jul 12 2006 Jesse Keating <jkeating at redhat.com>
- 8.13.7-2.1

- rebuild

- Mon Jun 19 2006 Thomas Woerner <twoerner at
redhat.com> 8.13.7-2

- dropped reference to Red Hat Linux in
sendmail-redhat.mc (#176679)

- Mon Jun 19 2006 Thomas Woerner <twoerner at
redhat.com> 8.13.7-1

- new version 8.13.7 (#195282)

- fixes CVE-2006-1173 (VU#146718): possible denial of
service issue caused by malformed multipart messages
(#195776)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?816fe4ad

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24153 (fedora_2006-836.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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