Pine < 4.58 Multiple Overflows

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1326

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to an arbitrary 'command insertion' flaw.

Description

Pine versions 4.56 and below suffer from a vulnerability which allows an attacker to force the client to execute the attacker's code on the client's system. This issue is easily exploitable since the client will send it's version number by default allowing an attacker to easily identify potential targets.

Solution

Upgrade to Version 4.58 or higher

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 1326

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 1100

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0721, CVE-2003-0720

BID: 8588, 8589