UoW imapd (UW-IMAP) BODY Request Remote Overflow
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1088
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThere is a buffer overflow in the remote IMAP server which allows an authenticated user to obtain a remote shell. By supplying an overly long tag the the BODY command, an attacker may gain a shell on this host.
SolutionUpgrade to imap-2001a.