VDB-94875 · OSVDB 16627

Sendmail File privileges management

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A vulnerability was found in Sendmail (Mail Server Software) (the affected version unknown). It has been classified as critical. This affects an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability (File). CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was published 10/23/1986 by Bart Miller (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at mit.edu. Attacking locally is a requirement. A authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

Similar entries are available at 76406, 94837, 94839 and 94843.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.1

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Name: File
Class: Privilege escalation / File
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Recommended: Upgrade
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10/23/1986 🔍
05/17/2005 +6781 days 🔍
01/02/2017 +4247 days 🔍
07/13/2020 +1288 days 🔍

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Advisory: mit.edu
Researcher: Bart Miller
Status: Not defined
OSVDB: 16627 - Sendmail Unspecified Arbitrary File Write

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Created: 01/02/2017 05:17 PM
Updated: 07/13/2020 11:30 AM
Changes: (2) software_type vulnerability_cwe
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