New Sendmail security feature

Kai Schaetzl maillists at
Thu Jun 15 10:31:16 IST 2006

Ken A wrote on Wed, 14 Jun 2006 11:31:45 -0700:

> "by limiting the maximum message size accepted by your server (via the 
> sendmail MaxMessageSize option), you can eliminate the attack completely." 
> Does anyone using sendmail NOT limit max message size you'll accept?

well, they are "vague" about the size. Even the original advisory at
just says "very large". What is "very large"?


Kai Schätzl, Berlin, Germany
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