Lotus Domino SMTP MAIL FROM Command Remote Overflow

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 10419


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


The remote Lotus Domino SMTP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability that can be triggered by an overly long argument to the 'MAIL FROM' command.

This problem may allow an attacker to crash the mail server or even allow the execution of arbitrary code on this system.


Contact the vendor for a patch.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 10419

File Name: lotus_esmtp_overflow.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.33 $

Type: remote

Published: 2000/05/25

Modified: 2014/05/26

Dependencies: 10263, 10249

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:lotus:domino_enterprise_server

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2000/05/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0452

BID: 1229

OSVDB: 321