MS05-021: Vulnerability in SMTP Could Allow Remote Code Execution (894549)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the SMTP server.

Description :

The remote host contains a flaw in its SMTP service that could allow remote
code execution.

Vulnerable services are Exchange 2003 (Windows 2000) and Exchange 2000.

A public code is available to exploit this vulnerability.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Exchange 2000 and 2003.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 18024 ()

Bugtraq ID: 13118

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0560