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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0058

Original release date: 03/22/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Signal handler race condition in Sendmail 8.13.x before 8.13.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by triggering timeouts in a way that causes the setjmp and longjmp function calls to be interrupted and modify unexpected memory locations.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.6 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/sas/f/hmc/power5/install/v52.Readme.html#MH00688
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1529
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#834865
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-078.htm
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102262
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY82992
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:017
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2006.24
External Source: XF
Name: smtp-timeout-bo(24584)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=2751
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.sendmail.com/company/advisory/index.shtml
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-074.htm
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1139
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBTU02116
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-193
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11074
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:058
External Source: CIAC
Name: Q-151
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0264
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:186277
External Source: NETBSD
Name: NetBSD-SA2006-010
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102324
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2189
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060302-01-P
External Source: FREEBSD
Name: FreeBSD-SA-06:13
External Source: SREASON
Name: 612
External Source: SREASON
Name: 743
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200603-21
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-194
External Source: OPENBSD
Name: [3.8] 006: SECURITY FIX: March 25, 2006
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 200494
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2006-081-01
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1157
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060401-01-U
External Source: OPENPKG
Name: OpenPKG-SA-2006.007
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1689
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2490
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1015
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0265
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015801
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060322 sendmail vuln advisories (CVE-2006-0058)
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02108
External Source: ISS
Name: 20060322 Sendmail Remote Signal Handling Vulnerability
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1072
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY82994
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1068
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1051
External Source: BID
Name: 17192
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-081A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1049
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IY82993
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.f-secure.com/security/fsc-2006-2.shtml

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11074
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1689
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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