MDaemon IMAP Server Multiple AUTHENTICATE Commands Remote Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 19252


The remote IMAP server has multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.


According to its banner, the remote version of MDaemon has multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities. A remote attacker could exploit these issues to crash the service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.


Upgrade to MDaemon 8.0.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19252

File Name: mdaemon_imap_overflow.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: remote

Published: 2005/07/21

Modified: 2016/11/28

Dependencies: 66633

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: mdaemon/installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/07/18

Reference Information

BID: 14315, 14317

OSVDB: 18069, 18070

Secunia: 16097