CommuniGate Pro HTTP Configuration Port Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote service has a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host appears to be running Communigate Pro, a commercial
email and groupware application.

It was possible to crash this service by :

- First, connecting to port 8010 and sending 70 KB
of data (AAA[...]AAA) followed by '\r\n'.

- Then, connecting to port 25.

A remote attacker could exploit this to crash the service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/1999-q4/0209.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Communigate Pro version 3.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10048 (communigatepro_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 860

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0865