SGI Information for VU#897604

Sendmail address parsing buffer overflow



Vendor Statement

SGI acknowledges receiving CERT VU#897604 and is currently investigating. This is being tracked as SGI Bug# 886104. No further information is available at this time.

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Vendor Information

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Vendor References



Please see 20030401-01-P.

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