Sendmail < 8.13.6 Unspecified Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3484


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote Sendmail server is running a version less than 8.13.6. There is a flaw in versions of Sendmail less than 8.13.6. At this time, the details are unknown, although it is believed that an attacker can overwrite stack memory with a successful attack.


Upgrade to version 8.13.6 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3484

Family: SMTP Servers

Published: 2006/03/22

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 2046

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High