Fedora Core 5 : sendmail-8.13.6-0.FC5.1 (2006-193)
High Nessus Plugin ID 21190
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionFixes CVE-2006-0058 :
A flaw in the handling of asynchronous signals. A remote attacker may be able to exploit a race condition to execute arbitrary code as root.
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.