Package name
sendmail
Date
2001-08-31
Advisory ID
MDKSA-2001:075
Affected versions
8.0 i586 , 7.2 i586 , 8.0 i586

Problem description

An input validation error exists in sendmail that may allow local users to write arbitrary data to process memory. This could possibly allow the execute of code or commands with elevated privileges and may also allow a local attacker to gain access to the root account.

Updated packages

8.0 i586

 9ff57477c98a364588fa7a5ed95750b5  8.0/RPMS/sendmail-8.11.6-1.1mdk.i586.rpm
7c53b2aa7fc6105892ddededf4e31898  8.0/RPMS/sendmail-cf-8.11.6-1.1mdk.i586.rpm
e3d814078cacf5e2cc2c40c2b104100e  8.0/RPMS/sendmail-doc-8.11.6-1.1mdk.i586.rpm
68c2ea65734dd84c67cb3941213e6fb4  8.0/SRPMS/sendmail-8.11.6-1.1mdk.src.rpm

7.2 i586

 2c2ebc4afbe6efc4096d3794ae96ba63  7.2/RPMS/sendmail-8.11.0-3.1mdk.i586.rpm
ce746300c402f37cf0d03271a7e55a41  7.2/RPMS/sendmail-cf-8.11.0-3.1mdk.i586.rpm
2137a5294aa63f20e9ff03e97c84bd01  7.2/RPMS/sendmail-doc-8.11.0-3.1mdk.i586.rpm
e63563290213bdfc2e1396ba6fb52aec  7.2/SRPMS/sendmail-8.11.0-3.1mdk.src.rpm

8.0 i586

 5eba1e225c9a3e88cca42f1b9488cfbe  ppc/8.0/RPMS/sendmail-8.11.6-1.1mdk.ppc.rpm
c05cb59430bff005ecdbfdf944fa8a38  ppc/8.0/RPMS/sendmail-cf-8.11.6-1.1mdk.ppc.rpm
c81fd2d494ef6f9c0f957ae186b08f7e  ppc/8.0/RPMS/sendmail-doc-8.11.6-1.1mdk.ppc.rpm
c10d3fae9f2d3b2ee0cf579baf22d89e  ppc/8.0/SRPMS/sendmail-8.11.6-1.1mdk.src.rpm

References