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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2002-0906
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:13:10
Published 04 Oct 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0906

Summary

Buffer overflow in Sendmail before 8.12.5, when configured to use a custom DNS map to query TXT records, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a malicious DNS server.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Sendmail 8.12.0

  • Sendmail 8.12.1

  • Sendmail 8.12.3

  • Sendmail 8.12.4


References

CERT-VN - VU#814627

XF - sendmail-dns-txt-bo(9443)

CONFIRM - http://www.sendmail.org/8.12.5.html

BID - 5122


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:07