10374 : Sendmail 'sasl-bin' on Debian Linux Arbitrary Mail Relay
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Debian Linux sendmail contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to relay email. It is possible that the flaw may allow the sendmail installation to be used as for sending spam resulting in a loss of integrity.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Authentication Management
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown


For users of the stable version (woody) upgrade to 8.12.3-7.1 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. For users of the unstable version (sid) 8.13.1-13 or higher as this has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1


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