MDaemon POP Server User Name Overflow DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote mail server is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running the MDaemon POP server.

It is possible to crash the remote service by sending a too long
'user' command.

This problem allows an attacker to make the remote MDaemon service
crash, thus preventing legitimate users from receiving emails.

See also :

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2000/May/306

Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 14825 ()

Bugtraq ID: 1250

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0399

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