openSUSE 10 Security Update : sendmail (sendmail-1607)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27445


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted MIME messages can crash sendmail and block queue processing.


Update the affected sendmail package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27445

File Name: suse_sendmail-1607.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:sendmail, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2006/06/14