SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA race condition was reported in sendmail in how it handles asynchronous signals. This could allow a remote attacker to be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running sendmail.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem via a patch provided by the Sendmail Consortium via CERT.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.