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Sendmail MTA Timed Attack Buffer Overflow
Risk Level (1 -5)
A vulnerability is present in Sendmail that may allow an attacker the ability to execute arbitrary code.
Sendmail contains a vulnerability that may allow for arbitrary code execution. Successful exploitation of the flaw would involve sending a specifically timed attack and taking control of the MTA process. This could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code or compromise the MTA host.
It is recommended to install the latest version of Sendmail available at http://www.sendmail.org/
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