Symantec Mail Security for SMTP < 5.0.1 Patch 200 Unspecified DoS

medium Nessus Plugin ID 35352


The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


Symantec Mail Security for SMTP, which provides anti-spam and anti- virus protection for the IIS SMTP Service, is installed on the remote Windows host.

The version of Symantec Mail Security for SMTP installed on the remote host is affected by an unspecified denial of service vulnerability.


Upgrade if necessary to Symantec Mail Security for SMTP 5.0.1, apply patch 200, and restart the system.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35352

File Name: sms_smtp_5_0_1_200.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 1/12/2009

Updated: 8/8/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:symantec:mail_security

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

BID: 33146

Secunia: 33202