Sendmail < 8.8.5 MIME Conversion Malformed Header Overflow
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 10055
SynopsisArbitrary code may be run on the remote host.
DescriptionThe remote sendmail server, according to its version number, may be vulnerable to a MIME conversion overflow attack which allows anyone to execute arbitrary commands as root.
SolutionUpgrade to Sendmail 8.8.5 or later.