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|Originally Published: Thursday, 4 November 1999||Author: Quentin Cregan|
|Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News||Page: 1/1 - [Std View]|
sendmail 8.x.x allows user to rebuild aliases database
Sendmail up to recent 8.9.x versions - any user may pass -bi parameter to /usr/sbin/sendmail. This will result in aliases database rebuild. IMHO there's no reason to allow such things, but no matter - something rather stupid is done during rebuild: ...