MailScanner and FormMail Exploits

Rick G rgutlon at YAHOO.COM
Sat Dec 13 20:08:38 GMT 2003

Thank you Julian. As a quick fix I switched the forms to SMTP and noticed
the submissions are being intercepted and run through the normal checks by

On Sat, 13 Dec 2003 17:46:15 +0000, Julian Field
<mailscanner at ECS.SOTON.AC.UK> wrote:

>Your problem is that you are running a fairly old sendmail and the form
>handler code is invoking the sendmail binary directly. You either need to
>configure it so that it talks SMTP to localhost to send its mail, or else
>upgrade to a more recent sendmail that has the clientmqueue stuff.
>Julian Field
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