vpopmail vchkpw USER/PASS Command Format String

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


Synopsis :

The remote web server has a PHP script that is affected
by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The remote vpopmail server is vulnerable to an input
validation bug that could allow any user to crash the server
by providing a specially crafted username.

Solution :

Upgrade to vpopmail 4.8 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 10463 ()

Bugtraq ID: 1418

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0583