Ipswitch IMail IMAP Service DELETE Command Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote mail server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Ipswitch IMail that
is older than version 8.14.0.

The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a buffer overflow
when it processes the argument of the 'delete' command. An attacker
may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

See also :

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2004/Nov/188

Solution :

Upgrade to IMail 8.14 or later, as this reportedly fixes the issue.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 15771 (ipswitch_IMail_bo2.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11675

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1520

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