DescriptionSendmail before 8.13.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via deeply nested, malformed multipart MIME messages that exhaust the stack during the recursive mime8to7 function for performing 8-bit to 7-bit conversion, which prevents Sendmail from delivering queued messages and might lead to disk consumption by core dump files.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:032, published Wed, 14 Jun 2006 19:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:53:54 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:33 2022