IA eMailServer IMAP4 LIST Command Format String Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote mail server is affected by a format string vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running True North Software's IA eMailServer, a
messaging system for Windows.

The remote version of IA eMailServer suffers from a format string
vulnerability leading to a denial of service that can be exploited by
an authenticated user when sending a specially crafted IMAP LIST
command.

See also :

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2005/Jun/340

Solution :

Upgrade to IA eMailServer 5.3.4 Build 2019 or greater.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 18570 (ia_emailserver_format_string.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 14065

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2083

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