MDaemon < 6.5.2 Multiple Remote Buffer Overflows

high Nessus Plugin ID 14804


The remote SMTP server has multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.


According to its banner, the version of MDaemon running on the remote host has multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities. A remote attacker could exploit these issues to execute arbitrary code.


Upgrade to MDaemon 6.5.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 14804

File Name: mdaemon_buffer_overflows.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: remote

Published: 9/23/2004

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:alt-n:mdaemon

Required KB Items: mdaemon/installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/22/2004

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1546

BID: 11238