This script is Copyright (C) 2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote mail server is affected by a memory corruption
The Postfix mail server listening on this port appears vulnerable to
a memory corruption attack as Nessus was able to crash an SMTP session
with this host by using two different authentication methods in one
Note that code execution as the unprivileged postfix user may also be
See also :
Upgrade to Postfix 2.5.13 / 2.6.19 / 2.7.4 / 2.8.3 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: SMTP problems
Nessus Plugin ID: 54584 ()
Bugtraq ID: 47778
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1720
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