This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote mail server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The remote host is running AXIGEN Mail Server, a messaging system for
Linux and BSD.
The POP3 server component of AXIGEN Mail Server contains a format
string vulnerability because it calls syslog() when logtypeis set to
'system'. In addition, the IMAP server component is affected by two
denial of service issues involving PLAIN and CRAM-MD5 authentication
methods. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can leverage these issues
to crash the IMAP service and possibly execute arbitrary code
See also :
Upgrade to AXIGEN Mail Server version 2.0.0 or later.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 24321 (axigen_imap_auth_dos.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 2247322603
CVE ID: CVE-2007-0886CVE-2007-0887
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