Magic Winmail Server PASS Command Remote Format String

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote mail server is prone to a format string attack.

Description :

The remote Winmail POP server, according to its banner, is vulnerable
to a format string attack when processing the USER command.

An unauthenticated attacker may use this flaw to execute arbitrary
code on this host.

See also :

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2003/May/251
http://www.magicwinmail.net/changelog.asp

Solution :

Upgrade to WinMail version 2.4 (Build 0530) or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 11742 (magic_winmail_pop_format_string.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 7667

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0391

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