MailMax < 5.0.10.8 Multiple Remote Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SMTP and IMAP servers are prone to buffer overflow attacks.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of the MailMax mail server that
is vulnerable to various overflows. These issues may allow an
unauthenticated, remote attacker to disable the affected service and
possibly to execute arbitrary commands on the affected host.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/1999_1/0699.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2003-04/0169.html

Solution :

Upgrade to MailMax 5.0.10.8 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 : 7.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 11598 (mailmax_imap_overflows.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 2312
7326
52838

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0404