XtraMail POP3 PASS Command Remote Overflow

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


Synopsis :

The remote host is running a mail server with a remote buffer overflow
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote POP3 server is vulnerable to the following buffer overflow :

USER test PASS <buffer>

This may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands as root on
the remote POP3 server.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/ntbugtraq/1999-q3/0362.html

Solution :

Contact the vendor for the latest update.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND)

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 10325 ()

Bugtraq ID: 791

CVE ID: CVE-1999-1511