Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : sendmail (SSA:2006-081-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 21121

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New sendmail packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, and -current to fix a security issue. Sendmail's advisory concerning this issue may be found here:
http://www.sendmail.com/company/advisory/index.shtml

Solution

Update the affected sendmail and / or sendmail-cf packages.

See Also

https://www.proofpoint.com/us/products/mail-routing-agent

http://www.nessus.org/u?22130883

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 21121

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2006-081-01.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Published: 2006/03/23

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:sendmail, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:sendmail-cf, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:8.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:9.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:9.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 2006/03/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-0058

SSA: 2006-081-01