CVE-ID

CVE-2001-0714

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Sendmail before 8.12.1, without the RestrictQueueRun option enabled, allows local users to cause a denial of service (data loss) by (1) setting a high initial message hop count option (-h), which causes Sendmail to drop queue entries, (2) via the -qR option, or (3) via the -qS option.
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Date Entry Created
20010925 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20050704)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(6) Armstrong, Baker, Cole, Foat, Prosser, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:sendmail-queue-dos(7190)
 Christey> ADDREF SGI:20011101-01-I
 Christey> CALDERA:CSSA-2001-034.0
   URL:http://www.calderasystems.com/support/security/advisories/CSSA-2001-034.0.txt
   BID:3378
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3378
   CIAC:M-020
   URL:http://ciac.llnl.gov/ciac/bulletins/m-020.shtml

Proposed (Legacy)
20011012
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