Novell NetMail IMAP Agent Long Verb Arguments Remote Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 20318
SynopsisThe remote IMAP server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host is running Novell NetMail, a messaging and calendaring system for Windows, Linux, Unix, and NetWare.
The IMAP agent installed on the remote host as part of Novell NetMail is affected by a stack-based buffer overflow due to its improper handling of long arguments to selected IMAP commands while in an authenticated state. Successful exploitation of this issue may lead to the execution of arbitrary code on the remote host.
SolutionUpgrade to NetMail 3.52E FTF (Field Test File) 1 or later.