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7. Email

Details specific to Sendmail and Exim are given below.

7.1. Sendmail

At the time of writing, sendmail has had few recent security-related problems and patches, but its history is not so good --- it's had more than its fair share of holes (e.g., those due to buffer overflows). In addition, sendmail is notoriously difficult to configure, compounding other problems.

7.2. Exim

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