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Re: Don't want to replace IDA sendmail
From: Catherine.Allen () mailbox uq oz au (Catherine Allen)
Date: Fri, 19 May 1995 11:54:41 +1000 (GMT+1000)
I believe this advisory refers to newlines in the From part of a message.
By specifying sendmail -F, a user can supply a string as the From name for
No, it doesn't. That was covered in a previous advisory (CA-95:05) which
is available from CERT. This is something different.
Can somebody shed some light on this problem?
This problem is reported for version 5 of sendmail and doesn't (yet)
*appear* to affect v8. In fact, using Eric Allman's v8 is listed as a
If you don't want to replace IDA sendmail, then ring your local IDA rep
and hassle them until they hand you a patch. Then install it immediately.
Catherine. I speak for myself only.
- ARG! Pete Hartman (May 18)