Mercury Mail Remote IMAP Server Remote Overflow

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

Synopsis :

The remote IMAP server has multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is running Mercury Mail server, an IMAP server for

According to its banner, the version of Mercury Mail running on the
remote host has multiple stack-based buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
A remote, authenticated attacker could exploit these issues to crash
the service or execute arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of this software.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 15867 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11775

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1211

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