MailMax IMAP Server SELECT Command Remote Overflow

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11637


Arbitrary commands may be executed on the remote host using the remote IMAP server.


The remote host is running a version of the MailMax IMAP server which, according to its version number, is vulnerable to various overflows which may allow an authenticated user to execute arbitrary commands on this host or to disable it remotely.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11637

File Name: mailmax_imap_overflows2.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: remote

Published: 2003/05/19

Modified: 2011/03/16

Dependencies: 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/04/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0319

BID: 7327

OSVDB: 12048