local privilege escalation in sendmail, sendmail-tls

2003-03-03T19:19:15
ID SUSE-SA:2003:013
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2003-03-03T19:19:15

Description

sendmail is the most widely used mail transport agent (MTA) in the internet. A remotely exploitable buffer overflow has been found in all versions of sendmail that come with SuSE products. These versions include sendmail-8.11 and sendmail-8.12 releases. sendmail is the MTA subsystem that is installed by default on all SuSE products up to and including SuSE Linux 8.0 and the SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7.