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Sendmail prescan function Buffer Overflow

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2975

The prescan function in Sendmail 8.12.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via buffer overflow attacks as demonstrated using the parseaddr function in parseaddr.c.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Sun Solaris 7
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2003-0694
Product(s):
  • Sendmail