Symantec Mail Security for SMTP Autonomy KeyView Module Multiple Buffer Overflows

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 68936


The remote host has software installed that is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.


The remote windows host has a version of Symantec Mail Security installed that is shipped with the third-party Autonomy KeyView module, which is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.


Apply the appropriate patch per the vendor's advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 68936

File Name: symantec_sms_smtp_sym_08-010.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/07/17

Modified: 2016/08/16

Dependencies: 10456, 40870

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:symantec:mail_security

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, Symantec/SMSSMTP/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/04/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/04/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5399, CVE-2007-5405, CVE-2007-5406, CVE-2007-6020, CVE-2008-0066, CVE-2008-1101

BID: 28454

OSVDB: 44191, 44192, 44193, 44194, 44195, 44196, 88202, 88203, 88204, 88338, 88339

IAVB: 2008-B-0039

CWE: 119