Sendmail Service Detection

info Nessus Plugin ID 111549
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


It is possible to obtain the version number of the remote Sendmail service.


The remote host is running a Sendmail service, a general purpose email routing service. It was possible to read the version number from the banner.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 111549

File Name: sendmail_detect.nbin

Version: 1.46

Type: remote

Published: 8/6/2018

Updated: 11/29/2021

Dependencies: smtpserver_detect.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:sendmail:sendmail