ITHouse Mail Server v1.04 To: Field Handling Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2000-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SMTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote SMTP server is ITHouse Mail Server. Versions 1.04 or
earlier of this server are vulnerable to a buffer overrun which
happens during the delivery routine of the mails if an attacker has
sent a message with a too long 'To:' field.

An attacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary
code on this host.

*** Note : we could not check the version number of
*** the server, so this item may be a false positive.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/win2ksecadvice/2000-q2/0148.html

Solution :

Contact your vendor for the latest software release.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SMTP problems

Nessus Plugin ID: 10455 (ithousemail_bof.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 1285

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0488