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The remote IMAP server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow attack.
The remote host is running a version of the Ipswitch Collaboration
Suite / Ipswitch IMail IMAP server that is prone to a buffer overflow
when processing an EXAMINE command with a long argument.
Specifically, if an authenticated attacker sends an EXAMINE command
with a malformed mailbox name of 259 bytes or more, he will overwrite
the saved stack frame pointer and potentially gain control of process
See also :
Apply IMail Server 8.15 Hotfix 1 (February 3, 2005).
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 17311 (imail_imapd_examine_overflow.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 12780
CVE ID: CVE-2005-0707
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