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The remote host is running a mail server with a remote buffer overflow
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 :
Contact the vendor for the latest update.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.5
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 10325 ()
Bugtraq ID: 791
CVE ID: CVE-1999-1511
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