Sendmail < 8.6.10 IDENT Remote Overflow
Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2019
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that allows for the bypassing of authentication.
DescriptionThe remote Sendmail server is vulnerable to an 'ident overflow' that may allow a remote attacker to gain a root shell on this host.
SolutionUpgrade to version 8.6.10 or higher.