Sendmail < 8.8.5 MIME Conversion Malformed Header Overflow
Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2013
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote Sendmail server is vulnerable to a MIME conversion overflow. An attacker may exploit this flaw to gain a root shell on this host.
SolutionUpgrade to Sendmail 8.8.5 or higher.