Smail-3 < Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote mail server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its banner, the remote host is running as its mail server
S-mail version or older. Such versions contain various
vulnerabilities that may allow an unauthenticated attacker execute
arbitrary code on the remote host by exploiting a heap overflow by
sending a malformed argument to the 'MAIL FROM' command.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Smail or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SMTP problems

Nessus Plugin ID: 17633 ()

Bugtraq ID: 12899

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0892