MERCUR Messaging Control Server Multiple Buffer Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote administrative system has multiple buffer overflow

Description :

The remote host is running MERCUR Messaging Control Server, a
telnet/web server to control MERCUR Messaging software.

According to its banner, the remote version of this software is
vulnerable to multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities. A remote
attacker could exploit these flaws by sending specially crafted
packets to port 32000, leading to a denial of service, or possibly
arbitrary code execution.

Solution :

Upgrade to MERCUR Messaging 2005+SP3 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 19600 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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